A woman you do not know wants to join you for lunch. You are visiting her campus. In the café you both order the Caesar salad. This overlap is not the beginning of anything because she immediately points out that she, her father, her grandfather, and you, all attended the same college.
Though the name of the form may appear to be a contradiction, the prose poem essentially appears as prose, but reads like poetry.
|2010||RPT MC-60 00.27 8||Tan Lin|
|2006||Just Listen||Peter Johnson|
|2010||Marble Hill||Kazim Ali|
|1986||The List of Famous Hats||James Tate|
|1990||The Secret of Light||James Wright|
|2011||Exoskeletal Gesture||Eric Baus|
|2014||from Citizen, I||Claudia Rankine|
|1997||Be Drunk||Charles Baudelaire|