Excerpts from this poem have appared in the Berkeley Poetry Review 49 and The Rumpus.
‘A kind of malignant mind / creeps through the earth lit only by the light / of the movies’: Ray Ragosta
‘a spasm / a psalm’: Geoffrey Hill
‘that is not mine’ & ‘that is mine, it is / so near to the heart’: Robert Duncan.
‘I cultivate a primrose’: The Hindu Crossword 11779 by Aspartame.
‘decay with imprecision’: T. S. Eliot