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Joseph Fasano

Joseph Fasano is the author of Inheritance (Cider Press Review, 2014). He lives in New York City.


by this poet


You sit at a window and listen to your father
crossing the dark grasses of the fields

toward you, a moon soaking through his shoes as he shuffles the wind
aside, the night in his hands like an empty bridle.

How long have we been this way, you ask him.
It must be ages