Sue Sinclair

Sue Sinclair's most recent book of poems is Breaker from Brick Books. Sue is also currently finishing up a PhD in philosophy on the subject of beauty.

Oranges For Adorno

Natural beauty shares the weakness of every promise
with that promise’s extinguishability.
--Theodor Adorno

Large-pored, swaddled in pith, they swell
in the Andalusian heat. Each tree has promised itself