Monthly Archives: July 2010

Poem: The Fact of the Matter

The fact of the matter is that there’s no fact and no matter Waves of light across corrugated panes of space each scallop of which cups rainbows and other dazzling prismatic distractions such as wars poverty venality office furniture romance … Continue reading

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Poem: Whitman

While my wife was massaging my sore right arm in bed I suddenly saw the Civil War soldiers in the hospital Whitman used to visit and how they didn’t know who he was or who he would be or that … Continue reading

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