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poet

David Buuck

David Buuck is, along with Juliana Spahr, the coauthor of An Army of Lovers (City Lights, 2013). He lives in Oakland, California. 


 

by this poet

poem

Pent up
in a narrow

compass
and shortened

on every side
by the neigh-

borhood
of walls


These veterans
of future wars

handing out
the PTSD

brieflets
before

the mess
to come

*

Were verbing
swerved

and swayed