A skylight stippled Wet, scatted With translucent brown maple seedwings I'm under that I wrote it as if it were a poem And my handy margin Would profit me. The notebook margin Lends to me Its frugal axis, asking Nothing, determinist Of route, but blandly so. "I didn't know." Push forward The bag of skin
Catherine Wagner is the author of Nervous Device (City Lights Publishers, 2012), My New Job (Fence Books, 2009), Macular Hole (Fence Books, 2004), and Miss America (Fence Books, 2001). She teaches at Miami University in Ohio and lives in Oxford, Ohio.