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Saturday, May 25, 2019


by Alfred Fournier

a harvest of unwanted
rustle in corn leaves
dry with Alabama dust

songless & ravaged
into being     weakly lean
in blackbird wind

somewhere a bloated fish
of a man grins               his
white seed swims

Alfred Fournier resides in Phoenix, Arizona. He is an entomologist and a graduate of Purdue and George Washington Universities. His work is forthcoming in Cathexis Northwest Press.