morning rain falling summer dark
bones to body body to bone
I hear each dropfall each rivulet in lawn
coursing toward street to gutter
train-call in the distance calling me back
yellowed houses at the end of blocks
dead-ended on train-tracks
whistle through summer nights
published in Ottawa by above/ground press
celebrating twenty-five years of above/ground press
a/g subscribers receive a complimentary copy
cover design: L. Ann Wheeler
Megan Kaminski is the author of two books of poetry, Deep City (Noemi Press, 2015) and Desiring Map (Coconut Books, 2012), with a third book Gentlewomen forthcoming from Noemi Press. She is an associate professor in the University of Kansas' Graduate Creative Writing Program and a Keeler Intra-University Professor studying trauma and healing in the School of Social Welfare. She also curates the Taproom Poetry Series in downtown Lawrence. Currently she is working on a book about indeterminacy, attraction, and plant thinking.
This is Kaminski’s second above/ground press chapbook, after Wintering Prairie (2014).
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