DEAD HALVES: American Shutdown-winners & losers

dead halves
DEAD HALVES
whose baby
was it?
nobody knows,
for each
sleeps
with
their own
dead
half.
(from the surrealistic banquet of yolantha, the new Maya Angelou, seasoned with Gwendolyn Brooks, bathed in Langston Hughes, peppered with Angela Davis, sprinkled with Mother Teresa, doused in William Shakespeare, rolled in Edgar Allen Poe, embellished with Anne Sexton, anointed by the blood of Jesus)


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