Monday, April 15, 2019

Chester Giles writes

a talking blues 
Jeremy Toombs

in which I try to communicate that human thing
  and say something simple and great about brotherhood
  and the saints
  and the ancients
while i stand at work in the basement
 slicing bread
country music in the speaker
  inches from my face

Jeremy Toombs Performs His Poem "The Alleppey Express"

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