Poetry • G.C. Waldrep
One country starts out as a bank
and ends up as a solarium.
Another is a by-product of somebody else’s
experiments on bees.
Either way, bombs get manufactured
and one day someone wakes up
to find he’s hip-deep
in false advertising, direct mail
piling up against the house[...]
G.C. Waldrep is the author, in collaboration with John Gallagher, of Your Father on the Train of Ghosts, forthcoming from BOA Editions in April. He teaches at Bucknell University.
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