“Fish Head,” “The Bone Balloon,” “Appellation D’Origine Contrôlée,” and Other Poems

Fish Head The two halves of one face zipped Together, coccyx to C1 Hold pensively taut as a dried leaf Fish hanging from a clothes horse outside A…


“The Father and Ruler of All Things,” “Exotericism,” “Reunion,” and Other Poems

The Father and Ruler of All Things Struggle is good/doncha understood Rapped the motivational speaker Just so, in China (little known As home to the…


“Niyyah for Wudu,” “Guidance System,” “My Children Are Older Than Me,” and Other Poems

Niyyah for Wudu Do you intend Go wash your hands That you intend Of the smut of self-love What you intend Your face of its tarnish Guidance System…