Burgess Needle

Rookie (June 19,1941 / Boston, MA)

Burgess Needle Poems

1. OTZI: HIGH ALTITUDE HUNTER 10/26/2011
2. SQUARE WATER 10/26/2011
3. REQUEST OF A MANCHU KING 10/26/2011
4. MY FUTURE IN KHATMANDU 10/26/2011
5. MY BROTHER ONCE HAD A JOB 10/26/2011
6. EBONY SAGUAROS 2/12/2010
7. Cobras of Kali 2/12/2010
8. Singularities 2/12/2010

SQUARE WATER

SQUARE WATER

When the bus collapsed on the road
To the capital
A man in blue opened the hood
And spit at the engine
While off to the side
Down a rough slope
Was a square cut body of water

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