Friday, September 29, 2006

Cathy Smith Bowers

Flying to Sausalito with My Sisters

In a cloud above the Badlands
Rosie's right hand
newly bandaged.
Beside her, rage

disguised - tiny carninoma
grazing Trisha's
wrist. Under my
arm the knot I've

just discovered. Our bodies' deep
cargo of grief
enroute to our
dying brother.



At 3:29 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Driving to Catawba College in Salisbury, NC today to hear Cathy Smith Bowers read.


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