Grendel appears as a wolf in the kitchen Grendel appears as a shark beneath the dining room floor Grendel appears as a monster named Grendel Might I have some money? asks a man and you turn: is this the monster? Here, says a nun, let's watch TV together I knew and liked your mother Grendel Grendel Grendel you
Bradley Paul was born in Baltimore in 1972. He received a BA from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and an MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. He is the author of The Animals All Are Gathering (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2010), winner of the 2009 Donald Hall Prize in Poetry, and The Obvious (New Issues, 2004), winner of the 2004 New Issues Poetry Prize. Also a screenwriter, Paul lives in Los Angeles.