The correspondent received honors in the waron his first book.
Workers are scheduledto will each hour.Their labor costsa handful of ass.
the spine dry contoursa rattle on a dirt roadthe map of human life
Identity is the bumper stickerand the hide-and-seek rodeo vision.
May my crimes alsobe my daughter’s:Stealing flashlights,reading at night. (For Maurice Sendak, 1928-2012)
Citrus Smokestacks(found poem–pg. 21 of Eric Schlosser’sFast Food Nation) The town out on the edge nicknamed “Citrus Smokestacks”had just sixty inhabitants. It was the last stop.Tourists and migrants jammed cheap…