February 22, 2016

Rolli

OH QUEEN WE ROSE SO ONLY

we
behind thee might see
the celebrity

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HURRY, MURDERER

throw corpse
in poem so none un-
earth it quick!

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THERE IS NOT COTTON SOFT

enough
a thought
to sleep

from Rattle #50, Winter 2015

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Rolli: “I wrote my first poem at age five—in crayon—on the bathroom wall. It’s still my favorite canvas.” (website)