Antonia Clark is a writer, editor, and teacher, and co-administers an online poetry forum, The Waters.
She has published in numerous print and online journals and is the author of a poetry chapbook, Smoke and Mirrors (2013),
and a full-length collection, Chameleon Moon (2014). Toni lives in Vermont, loves French picnics,
and plays French café music on a sparkly purple accordion.
Pants on Fire
to tell you
my love could fly on
wings of fable, falsehood, fiction.
And surely, fairy tales should never cause us friction.
But, now and then (oh, don't ask why)
there slips from my lips
a mad ad