Anti-Pastoral #4

Vievee Francis I want to put down what the mountain has awakened. My mouthful of straw. I want to stand still but find myself moving from patch to patch. There’s a low In my throat. I sink to my knees tired or not. My hair a charcoal fire. What Man could live with this? When… More

Finding the Baby

Three new poems by Cave Canem Poetry Prize-winner Vievee Francis: “Finding the Baby”; “Approaching 50” and “Anti-Pastoral #4”. More