..:: CONTENTS ::..

   Volume VII, Issue II

..:: POETRY ::..

..:: PROSE ::..
..:: OTHER ::..

..:: ETC ::..
   Contributor's Notes

..:: ARCHIVES ::..
   Volume I, Issue I
   Volume I, Issue II
   Volume II, Issue I
   Volume II, Issue II
   Volume III, Issue I
   Volume III, Issue II
   Volume IV, Issue I
   Volume IV, Issue II
   Volume V, Issue I
   Volume V, Issue II
   Volume VI, Issue I
   Volume VI, Issue II
   Volume VII, Issue I


Work It
Adam Strauss

For Harryette Mullen
         Louis Zukofsky

Work horses are often good.  Work horses
Don't have hearts of gold; if they did they'd be dead.

Horses fuel their power
Chomping trimmings from

Winy whippets who switch to whinnies when they run
Into shakers who can move their careers.

At a farm owned by a sheikh
A yearling shits on a platinum ingot;

Exemplary Eurotrash
Snaps a shot with his cell-phone;

Days later he texts that highlight
To a stud in Hawaii.



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