Member since August 1, 2009 | 2,942 Readings |
Austin Ellis is an undergrad at Rice University where he studies English. He doesn’t really like bios because he has nothing fancy to put in them, but perhaps this will change one day.
The Last Poem I’ll Write About Religion
A reversal of reversed worlds, / a return to something abandoned – / I pick up my religion / and look at it. I put it on / and sleep with…
Ode to America, My Dead Cat, Etc.
Praise the highway and its hungry bustle / of enterprise. Praise the athlete’s legs / and the sweat, flung by the wind. / Praise all quick…
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Letter from There
Well, my feet had dirt on them / pretty much all of the time. / Because it was my birthday, / I was given a piñata and I beat it / very…
Group Meditation Post-Allison
After the funeral we all took up hobbies. One of us would call / another of us and say My cereal tastes funny does your cereal taste funny? / and…
How I Lived for Several Months
I lived for several months like Ok, / no one trust the things I’m saying. / / One friend calls / to say that I’m a television show. / / I…
Leisure, Hannah, Does Not Agree with You…
–After Catullus / / / My house disgusted me, so I slept in a tent. / My tent disgusted me, so I slept in the grass. The grass disgusted me,…
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