Sarah A. O’Brien

Sometime Before Seattle

To be honest
(I’m feeling extravagant),
I don’t recall pouring water
on your head last July,
but damn. Wish I remembered.

Bartender has a voice like sex.
I’m going to hit on her.
You’d tease me about this.
I need to hear your voice again,

Sarah A. O’Brien is a bisexual poet and painter from Woburn, MA. She is the founder and EIC of Boston Accent Lit. Sarah earned her MFA in Writing at the University of Nebraska-Omaha. Find more of her work at

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s