Natasha Trethewey


Domestic Work, 1937


All week she's cleaned
someone else's house,
stared down her own face
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  • * Sunprincess * (6/4/2014 8:01:00 PM)

    ...........very nice write....you carried us back to 1937 when everything was more simple....enjoyed.. (Report) Reply

  • Scotty Pax (12/16/2012 6:11:00 PM)

    Billy Collins Mime. Billy Collins mimicked the institutional; suburban. Where there is a lack of waste. Where the real has been washed down the drain. The hypereal art is drawn out in lackadaisical observation as an accepted mineralization of brain rust. The suburban landscape... go back to your Eisenhower 50s. Find the new symbolism to cure our psychosomatic lethargy, eh? (Report) Reply

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