Kayleb Rae Candrilli is author of What Runs Over, forthcoming with YesYes Books and winner of the Pamet River Prize. They are published or forthcoming in The Sonora Review, Puerto del Sol, Booth, Rattle, Muzzle, Vinyl, and others. They hold an MFA from the University of Alabama and now live in Philadelphia with their partner. You can read more of their work here.

 

Kayleb Rae Candrilli, ISSUES

May/June 2017 Issue, BOAAT

 

POEMS

If Juliet and Juliet change their names to Romeo and Romeo does everyone still die? (Or the theory of opposites is best explained by a mirror)

I imagine Juliet and Snow White would make a beautiful couple and I would watch them kiss without a question (or, being awake makes it much easier to realize yourself)