January 9, 2017

Wendy Videlock

REDRESS

It is good practice to call
a liar a liar,

or haul off and tell
a weasel to shove it,

but I shan’t
make an occupation of it.

from Rattle #53, Fall 2016

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Wendy Videlock: “I’ve begun to think in recent years that I’m a disciple of poetry because language itself is a night sky, a roiling sea, and a mystery religion.” (link)