Treasure Island

Burgess Needle

(June 19,1941 / Boston, MA)

Poems of Burgess Needle

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

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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