“Posthuman,” “Nahum,” “What it’s Worth,” and “Thirty Years at Best”

Posthuman Write for your fucking cigarettes and make eye contact with every woman you pass. Take the cheapest parking pass and remind yourself that…


Running Through Rumination by Consequences

Now you know I close my eyes in pain, hiding behind eyelids guarding grimaced smiles that remain. My presentiment revealed does not stop my execrate…


The Legend of Kana’ti Longfoot

By the time we walked to Ooltewah we knew we had a killer in our midst. When the men went hunting on Lookout Mountain, Brandywine Sue never returned.…


“The Bigger World,” “Anvil,” “Regret,” and Other Poems

the bigger world strummer dead and all of the tortured in el salvador and the way that nothing is beautiful in the first grey light of morning the…


“Springtime,” “Bored vs. Bored,” and “Demented”

Springtime Drifts of rain cascade lightly over shoulders Of the strolling eco-romanticists; When in smogging London Everything is melting Smog on…


“We’re on the Amtrak to Bakersfield,” “Graham Crackers,” and “Her Pain”

We're on the Amtrak to Bakersfield and rushing past prisons and strip malls and the endless farmlands of places I've no interest in the names of. I'm…


“AI, AI, AI (A Tartarus for Youth),” “The Spaces in Between,” and “Nothing Lasts”

AI, AI, AI (A Tartarus for Youth) I. AI, AI, AI! Sated with stolen life, emerged from mother’s Night, there is longing to be free from the warmth of…


“Marigold” and “Ghosts of November”

Marigold Marigold. Marigold of a crisp autumn morning, sunlight streaming in to light up her fine blond hair. Soft as a feather, translucent downy…


“Hypnos,” “Dark Labour,” “Buzzards,” and “1995”

Hypnos There are red shutters on the curve of his past collisions - I don’t know what he’s doing, the agitated consistency, the cleft uncollected; I…


“She Said,” “Four Kings, Four Queens,” “The Hours Walk Then They Run,” and “Sappho’s Honey”

She Said She said I can’t imitate. She said you are too fat to run. She said they don’t all fit. She said she had to take that call. She said there…