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:

03/06/2010
'On Considering the Career of a Minor Poet', Randall Mann


02/06/2013
'Sex Dream with Triceps', Terri Witek


09/13/2012
'Pious Scholars Rare', Brett Foster