this time, she tells me,
she’s telling the truth --
I watch the struggles of a wasp
drowning in peach juice
The Tanka Journal, 26, 2005
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Larry Kimmel was born in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. He lives quietly in the hills of western Massachusetts. His most recent books are shards and dust and outer edges. The Piercing Blue of Sirius: Selected Poems 1968 - 2008 is free to read online.