byMarkBibbins?

Editor

Cowboying

Somedayyourlassowillsetupasthemouthofhellandnevershut。

Aholeintheworld’stopology。

Seenanyonecoming?

Notewelltheanaphoraofangrycloudsdriftingalonginthepaintedsky。

Allvanishingpointsareindefinite。

Todieistohaveyourshadowremovedfromthedesertfloorforever。

Hellmightseemoverwhelming。

Becausethereisfireinourheartsinhellthereareprobablynothingbutbellows。

Greatbigones。

Onearththerearealltheitemsleftoverfromsagas:oneisaflip-flopfloatingonapuddle。

Twoisapieceoftornadohail。

Hereisarifletowritewith。

We’llbewatchingforthewestwardtrailofits?

smoke。

ChristopherSalerno’smostrecentbookofpoems,ATM,wasselectedbyD。

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Powellforthe2013GeorgetownReviewPoetryPrize。

PreviousbooksincludeMinimumHeroic(MississippiReviewPoetryPrize,2010)andWhirligig(SpuytenDuyvil,2006),aswellasthechapbooksAORTAandAutomaticTeller,winnerofthe2013LaurelReviewMidwestChapbook?