Howie Good

Sea of Reeds

The way all of it was dancing in the wind,
I thought was just so beautiful,
like some buried turbulence stirred up
by the back wash of a giant RV
hurtling down the highway
with a vodka-crazed angel at the wheel.

Howie Good is the author of The Loser’s Guide to Street Fighting, winner of the 2017 Lorien Prize and forthcoming from Thoughtcrime Press.