Member since December 4, 2009 | 1,381 Readings |
Ben Estes is the author of the chapbook
Lamp like l’map
published by Factory Hollow Press, and co-editor, with Alan Felsenthal, of The Song Cave. He lives in Northampton, MA and is an MFA student at the University of Massachusetts.
Have Cold Hump and Bough
Has cold humped your bough? Who knows how much home for that? Have grand hand thee? I will my head his heart instead, and weave it in there tough....
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Who died and made you
I’m sorry that the pencil I gave you // to write out the list of how the day had wronged you / had a lead so soft it collapsed into the page / …
If I ever calm down for a moment,remind me about the terrible world.Many times I thought, oh, I can’t take it,I’m brokenhearted, and went home and…
I saw Rich become a stranger and was thankful / I saw Haley sleep before travel and was thankful / I saw Elena sew the seams and was thankful / I…
I miss the smell of my skinned knee the summer / I pulled my whole self alone under the covers / and willed it to heal. By it I mean insert / …
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