Listen to the Golden Boomerang Return (excerpt)
poem for JS5
“25 shard” and “poem for JS5” from LISTEN TO THE GOLDEN BOOMERANG RETURN by CAConrad.
Published by When is Now in 2022.
Copyright © 2022 by CAConrad.
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Reproduced by Poetry Daily with permission.
CAConrad has been working with the ancient technologies of poetry and ritual since 1975. Their new book is AMANDA PARADISE: Resurrect Extinct Vibration (Wave Books, 2021). They received a Creative Capital grant, a Pew Fellowship, a Lambda Literary Award, and a Believer Magazine Book Award. Their play The Obituary Show was made into a film in 2022 by Augusto Cascales. They teach at Columbia University in New York City and Sandberg Art Institute in Amsterdam. You can find them online at https://linktr.ee/CAConrad88
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