a+bend press

 

Jill Stengel
History, Possibilities
33 pages
$5

 

memory. language. meaning. time. interstices. movement, among and between. "read me like an open book"


erosion:
what broke


towered
could never/before
crumpled
(forgiving ,, small)
i changes
over
and over
you have (to) say
this time
pay attention
remembering
someone
dream
you're breaking
something will
happen

[no one else can make it where the light comes from]

 

Jill Stengel hosted Synapse, a monthly reading series at BlueBar in San Francisco, for which her a+bend press produced a companion chapbook series. She has additional recent work in Outlet, Poetry New York, Prosodia, WOOD, and the anthology Touched by Adoption.

She can be reached at: Jilith@aol.com

 

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