from The Glacial Trip
pissy animals nasty and surly climbing out windowand into the world I watch from my seat pawing and waving until someone puts something in front of me to drinkand I drink How are you theyasked again today I'm suspended like a little pill in a juicy juicy body But what kind of answer is that
Excerpted from ANIMAL DAYS: by Joshua Beckman.
Published by Wave Books January 5, 2021.
Copyright © 2021 by Joshua Beckman.
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Reproduced by Poetry Daily with permission.