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:

09/21/2011
'What the Snail Is', Jorge Carrera Andrade


05/01/2013
'Untitled (tanka by shōgun Minamoto no Sanetomo)', Christian Bancroft


01/26/2011
'Potential', John Poch