October 2005 / Volume Six / Issue Five
Ray Brown
a quadruped of disaster

morning dew smell
haze
smoke across the mississippi
rotten buildings


“help my poor baby”
child lifeless ribcage
“i need this”


sign on door
“i have a gun”
avenue plantations
toppled trees


drunks on stools
radios
wind blown rum
shots

american flag
convention center
bodies in wheelchairs
a rupture
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