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Steve Bogdaniec

Swapping Stories at His Wake

But I think the dumbest thing
I ever got Dad to say
when he was frustrated
at me was,

“you know what,
buddy,
next time…
there won’t BE another
next time.”

Steve Bogdaniec is a Chicago-based writer and teacher who continues to love short poetry.

Steve Bogdaniec

Exit Interview

She said living with me
was like driving a car
when it’s raining out

and the rain is coming down
too hard to see properly
with the wipers on low

but too light
to keep the wipers from squeaking across the windshield
when set to high.

Steve Bogdaniec is a Chicago-based writer and teacher who continues to love short poetry.