from Poetical Sketches

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The following

fife

possesses

lefs

* conscious defects

merited despite

THE COUCH OF DEATH.

comfortlefs !

vi-

sitation.

    there is no

repose ;



If I lay

sin covers me

the Couch of Death,

opens its mouth


Thinking of this,

distant

country

Matthew Klane is co-editor at Flim Forum Press. His books include Canyons (w/ James Belflower, Flim Forum, 2016), Che (Stockport Flats, 2013) and B (Stockport Flats, 2008). An e-chapbook from Of the Day is online at Delete Press and an e-book My is online at Fence Digital. New work is online or forthcoming at Homonym, Pulpmouth, and The Spectacle. He currently lives and writes in Albany, NY, where he curates The REV Poetry Series and teaches at Russell Sage College. See: matthewklane.com

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