Every time, these days, it seems, an equation gets forced. Forged:
and every morning sticks, figure A, for alas, stick figures, it
figures that we awaken in
Sawako Nakayasu is the author of several poetry collections, most recently The Ants (Les Figues Press, 2014), Texture Notes (Letter Machine, 2010), and Hurry Home Honey (Burning Deck, 2009). A translator of Japanese poetry, Nakayasu is the recipient of translation fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the PEN American Center.