Poetry 2011 / Volume 42

Mad Woman of Suburbia — John Grey

Cliffs in the garage, struggling to open an oil can. I’m sweating over my homework. Once more, Martha’s in her bedroom being terrified by “The Book Of Revelations.” Father is giving the grass a good old fashioned butch-cut. Scrub by scrub, ache by ache, a rough wire brush, a linoleum floor, are taking our mother … Continue reading