Sorry (Not Sorry), Wrong Number by Vincent Calvarese

      I laid there on the carpet. Alone. Radiating out from me were spent orange capped needles, 20oz. Coca Cola bottles half filled with unknown liquid and cigarette butts, weeks old dog shit enmeshed in the 15-year-old Berber carpet and numerous pizza boxes. My husband had gone out to cop more of what I had …

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Dis-Illusionment by Snow I write new poems and my heart leaps up in joy I read these poems to a silent audience They do not understand Murmur kind encouragement My heart falls, I had meant to be genius Recognized in the first hour. “Dis-Illusionment,” by Snow originally published in Undertow ([Forum] 1978, City College of San …

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