On the Anxiety of Influence

Cover of Planet of the Blind....man and dog....

There are many poems now—
Think of carousel horses
Carved with love, hand painted,
The child inside us thrills.
Yesterday my wife said:
See how they have their mouths open?
Those horses are in pain.

Author: skuusisto

Poet, Essayist, Blogger, Journalist, Memoirist, Disability Rights Advocate, Public Speaker, Professor, Syracuse University

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