Worm-Eaten Time: Poems from a Life under Normalization
By: Pavel Srut | February 15, 2013
The same language, only/the words have changed. Instead of the bee/that got caught in your hair last summer,/you comb out the matted, shriveled tangle//With its unintelligible message. More
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