04/29/2016

To drift is not surrender.

 

The backwards call of a bird

is the sound of another bird.

BIO:

Yanyi (@yanyi___) is a writer and critic based in Brooklyn, New York. He currently serves as a senior editor at Nat. Brut and curatorial assistant at The Poetry Project. His poems and criticism have appeared in Model View Culture, The Shade Journal, and The Cortland Review, among others.
MORE POEMS:

11/11/2009
'Civilization and Its Discontents', Don Share


11/22/2010
'The Great American Novel', Kate Angus


09/19/2010
'from “A Short Treatise on the Nature of the Gods”', Dan Beachy-Quick