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Twittering Tales: The Caesurian Section

The Caesurian Section

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The critic

wheels my poem

into surgery.

He packs the skull

with stately

stressing.

He pins a metrical

foot to its mouth.

He tapes an allusive

paradox to its groin.

My poem opens its

eyes and speaks:

Am I great yet?



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Robert Goldstein 2015-2019

This is an entry for Kat Myrmanโ€™s Twittering Tales #142 โ€“ 25 June 2019

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23 thoughts on “Twittering Tales: The Caesurian Section

  1. Hi Matthew –

    This is excellent. You may want to correct the spelling; itโ€™s Cesarean Section if youโ€™re referring to the birth process.

    All best, Flora

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