Albert Goldbarth – Forces
It’s different for the spiderweb:
the only architecture
in a five-block radius not
undone by yesterday’s tornado.
Read rest of poem + one other by Goldbarth
What a wonder I was
when I was young, as I learn
by the stern privilege
of being old: how regardlessly
Anne Cecelia Holmes – Archival Footage of a Necessary Outburst
It’s hard to know what lives
in my hands when I’m not paying
attention to who I claim to be.
I never said I wanted any of your
swagger because I don’t. You have