<i><b>Wicked Alice Poetry Journal
wicked alice| spring 2008

April Dressel


Too many times
Too many times
I've said I love you,
but really, I meant,
I want to pour honey all over you
and leave you in the woods
tied to a very sturdy tree.


April Dressel grew up in the suburbs of Chicago then went on to graduate from Indiana University with her Bachelor's Degree in English and Japanese. After moving to Chicago and opening a vintage clothing store, she decided to return to school. She is now completing her Masters in Education at DePaul University in order to become a High School English teacher.