Maya Pindyck

Maya Pindyck
Maya Pindyck is the author of the collection of poems, Friend Among Stones (New Rivers Press, 2009), and the chapbook, Locket, Master (Poetry Society of America, 2006). Her work has recently appeared in The Tusculum Review, Poets & Artists, and Squaw Valley Review. She lives in Brooklyn.


At this moment, I am
my mother at my age,
swearing to wear a ring
of thinnest gold—nothing
more—to circle the wed
two eternal times  
while the door startles
at the prospect of who or
what might stampede the heart.