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We’re happy to say that DB10 contributor Trina Burke has just released a new chapbook, Great America, with Dancing Girl Press.

For a taster of Burke’s poetry, you can read (and hear Burke read!) “Absolute Desire,” one of her poems originally published in Drunken Boat and featured in her new collection.

And what draws your eye is:
a lack of parallel structure.
Inattention to the layering
of hundreds of nanowires.
We do not detonate
in numerals. We leave that
for the gods. And who
is the goddess of numerals? What
obelisk do we devote to her?

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Published Jul 19, 2011 - Comments Off on Absolute Desire

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