Tino Villanueva

(1941 / San Marcos, Texas)

Tino Villanueva Poems

1. Tino Villanueva 6/12/2015
2. Fight Scene Beginning 1/21/2016
3. The 8 O'Clock Movie 10/20/2016
4. Field of Moving Colors Layered 10/20/2016
5. The Venturesomeness of Sedition 10/20/2016
6. You, If No One Else 10/20/2016
Best Poem of Tino Villanueva

Fight Scene Beginning

Bick Benedict, that is, Rock Hudson in the
Time-clock of the movie, stands up and moves,
Deliberate, toward encounter. He has come out
Of the anxious blur of the backdrop, like

Coming out of the unreal into the world of
What's true, down to earth and distinct; has
Stepped up to Sarge, the younger of the two,

And would sure appreciate it if he: 'Were a
Little more polite to these people.' Sarge,
Who has something to defend, balks; asks
(In a long-shot) if: 'that there papoose down

There, his name Benedict too?,' by which he
Means one-year old ...

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