POETRY

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I am behaving / as though the entire / year is here with / me today

 


Published in Broadkill Review

Image by Nathalia Segato

Sitting in Washington Square Park with Allen Ginsberg

I stop, will myself to split the thought in two. / I am always a finger’s breadth away from a gentle danger.


Published in Grain Magazine

Image by Shyam

Ouroboros

Every name I pull out of my hair is a soft / blow to the spine, decibels for Newtons.

 


Published in New Limestone Review

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Untitled, despite my want

The rain / tries to remind me that all a cloud is, is collection—and perhaps / I am.

Published in West Trade Review

Image by Olga Kononenko

SUBSTANCE

there is a two-inch gap behind my books, / a mouth stuffed with shiny aluminum / packaging

Published in Barzakh Magazine

Image by daniel baylis

The tree outside the barbershop

was struck down / sometime last /
night, its Siamese / boughs /
wrenched from / each other

Published in Portland Review

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Abecedarian For

Convalescence

Angels speak from my open wound where the light leaks out and the
blossoms in my mouth
cut my tongue the way needles bled my skin for art...


Published in Typishly 

Image by Gage Smith

when I see all I've never been

stern man in white coat tells me I have been coddling my young / that my porcelain children have turned rotten and sickly under my care...

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