Squirrel Sheet

The clanging of her necklace
made her eat a
bar of pine tar soap
without any kind of need
or thought of popcorn
nor punctuation
nor a squirrel under the bed
sliding nuts off panes
covered with sheets
without flowers

 

 

Stacey Allam

Stacey Allam is 56 years old and has been married for 27 years. She has two children, 25 and 23 respectively. She's originally from Rego Park, Queens, New York, but has resided in Brooklyn for 28 years. She has been writing poetry most of her life.

John M. Bennett

John M. Bennett has published over 400 books and chapbooks of poetry and other materials. He has published, exhibited and performed his word art worldwide in thousands of publications and venues. He was editor and publisher of Lost and Found Times (1975-2005), and is Founding Curator of the Avant Writing Collection at The Ohio State University Libraries. His work, publications, and papers are collected in several major institutions and libraries. His PhD (UCLA 1970) is in Latin American Literature. His latest books are The Sweating Lake, Luna Bisonte Prods, 2017; and Olas Cursis, Luna Bisonte Prods, 2018. See more at www.johnmbennett.net.

 

Edited for Unlikely by Jonathan Penton, Editor-in-Chief
Last revised on Monday, July 2, 2018 - 11:13