by Anna Swir: We were afraid, building the barricade / under fire.
by Julian Kornhauser: are smarter than us / know everything
This is verse one. This verse has no meaning. And this is verse two, in which you’re no longer yourself, i.e., you’re not the man from verse one, and now you’re not even the one you were in verse two and three, and four, or still in verse five. This poem is life, I do …
by Anna Swir: “This order must be delivered within an hour,” / said the major.
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