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Summer 2007, vol 5 no 2


Bob Lucky


butterflies --
my brother never read
Chuang Tzu
  a jazz band blows
in the temple courtyard --
year of the boar
cicadas --
my neighbor asks
about his saw
  apple harvest
the truck fills up
with hands
thunder clouds
migrant workers gather
near the stop sign

Bob Lucky Bob Lucky currently lives in Thailand with his family. His nonfiction work has appeared in various journals including The Art of Eating, Petits Propos Culinaires, and Crab Orchard Review. His poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in Bottle Rockets, The Heron's Nest, Chrysanthemum, Eucalypt, Frogpond, and Wisteria.