poet

Ben Kopel

by this poet

poem

Someone went away / but once they were here / so I don't die / instead I see a movie / the one about a boy / falling into / the green screen / sky lit up / phosphorescent / spiders and chandeliers / like that one time / near an island / out on the lash / I fell out of you / you laughed / your eyes closed / spread

poem

one must be one
to ever be two

and if you
were a day
I’d find a way

to live
through you