Although jazz’s sepia, acetates, and lacquers have dipped the black into silver nitrate, and are faded little faders, they inflate like lungs. The pink lung, with its tortoiseshell shellac
Sean Singer is the author of Discography (Yale University Press, 2002), which won the Yale Series of Younger Poets Competition and the Norma Farber First Book Award. He is also the recipient of a grant from the Massachusetts Cultural Council and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship. He lives in New York City.