05/06/2017

A house is premised on
the hopefulness of doorways.
Mushroom spores lie dormant,
thunderless, in nearby loam.

BIO:

Michael Jones has taught since 1990 in Oakland (CA) public schools. His work has appeared in Atlanta Review, Beloit Poetry Journal, Confrontation, etc., and in a chapbook, Moved (Kattywompus, 2016).
MORE POEMS:

07/20/2011
'On Buying a Wedding Dress', Elizabeth Langemak


02/12/2011
'Midwinter, South Mobile County', Jesseca Cornelson


11/14/2012
'Feed the Cassowary', Emma Sovich