Rebecca Wolff is the author of three books of poems (Manderley, Figment, The King) and a forthcoming novel, The Beginners (Riverhead, 2011). She is the founder and editor of Fence and Fence Books, and a fellow at the New York State Writers Institute.
Antiques Roadshow (Nounz 2 Verbz)
drama drama the
find their way
entertainment: can it truly be that
a higher culture . . . Grandma's
Navajo blanket rape pillage? Your
Moroni risen a real
relic. Word reaches back
to early Victorians: Those young Americans
are Morons! It's a
hodge podge. Now I have to go
Admit No Impediment
I’m going to get up from the table
and go to the bathroom
When I get back,
if your napkin has moved
from the left side of your plate
to the right, I’ll
know you want to.
There will be no need to speak.
Or, wait a minute,
maybe it should be if your napkin
I want to make this
as easy for you
as I can.