|There is power in invisibility, we learn,
and in words new to us: the zoonotic leap –the breaking fever, our air ways snared.
Air too tightly shared grows full,
picked up on another lip, unseen,
|Born in Hong Kong, Claire now lives and works in Oxfordshire. She is Associate Editor for ignitionpress, and is currently a part-time practice-based PhD student at Royal Holloway, University of London studying poetry and disaster.|