bill costley

(May 21,1942 / Salem MA usa)

ASK ME


If you were to ask me:
What have I achieved
as a poet? I'd answer:

I pinned evil moths
to a corkboard with
clear turret-pins

to flap & expire
before your eyes
in my poems.


(01 FEB 13, Santa Clara CA) V2

Submitted: Saturday, February 02, 2013
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