Adam Fitzgerald Poems

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1.
To A Boy Leading A Horse

Under a shudder of sun
A murmur of wood.

The opal sky impure as lead,
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2.
Shams

A leaf is scrolling in the dumb verb
of your scalp, the matted junk
of your hair, where the flat strands
that glue together fold aside
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3.
Saint Christopher

Striated in folds, his red gown flows
Like a firemuscle dipped to a flamelip,
While featherlegged, lame and limp his toes
Writhe wearily wave-enrhythmed steps, chipped
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4.
Lady's Cummerbund

Who is here
and who will bother?

It doesn't matter dear,
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5.
The Love Song Of Saint Sebastian

There would be nothing more to say.
You would love me because I should have strangled you
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6.
The Relay Station

We sleep in private homes now, forgetting
the laundry or whomever's name. Snow
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7.
Occurences

Fondly, have we apprehended tomorrow?
O let us not say anything rushed too soon,
For too soon it was quick unexpectedness
Who snapped and left us brushed to go
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8.
Bulb Field

The poor man with anonymous face
Stalks the cut rows of flower fields
Where sleeping turf blurs into bland
Patches of sea-blue, chalk, blushing rose
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9.
The Coming Train

It was a time of grandeur then,
When marble strangers huddled in lobbies
And cell phones stopped working
Their tired itemizing and lonely inventories
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10.
Locust

His stone shoes tipped askew on the curb’s hush,
The plump of poor men’s cheeks he saw bestow
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