Category Archives: Poetry

Anxious Cruz

This story is from the rousing political book “King Donald”

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Cotton Clouds

cotton clouds roll forever nowhere

Open Door

open door lures boy into painted room ejected by howling father

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Amiri Baraka Clears Mind

decades ago when poet amiri baraka’s surname jones rebuked for obscenity by langston hughes in essay “that boy leroi” boy now almost eighty on stage with fiftyish daughter at hammer museum and can’t remember abstract impressionist painter who dripped jackson pollock she said and the mexican muralist my man diego rivera she said baraka generally […]

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