Dresser, pillows, bed, yellow lamp, teapot,
silverware, bookcase, running shoes,
blue jeans, savings account, bicycle rack,
Dr. Martens Mary Jane look-a-likes,
move to Paris, boyfriend, compass.


Jody Kennedy holds a Bachelor’s in English with Creative Writing Emphasis from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her poetry has appeared in The Madison Review and the Wisconsin Poets’ Calendar. She lives in France with her husband and two children.