Category: poems

The Poll (a poem)

I polled myself–a single throng–…

“A Banished Sound”

A Banished Sound by John Kaufman   Banishment has this benefit: Art becomes your argument. You’re free To dabble in the resistance of language, Rebel in babble, decorate the walls With something […]

“On Humpty Dumpty”

On Humpty Dumpty     Tyrants of egg-headed ambiguity raise walls of anti-prose, well-trained indecipherable code down which readers will fall   and fail like an egg shattered after a spectacular crash. A spectacle for sure, and yet […]