Jim Trainer

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Shrieks of Paradise, Correspondence&Rails#17

In Being A Writer, Poetry, poetry submission, Submitting, Writing, WRITING PROCESS on September 22, 2014 at 5:40 pm

Dear Mr Trainer,

The second issue of The Waggle is now up, with your work featured!


I’ve done my very best to present your work accurately and respectfully. However, if you notice any problems, please let me know and I’ll fix them immediately!

Thanks so much for contributing to this issue!

Anna Lapointe
Managing Editor




In Poetry on September 11, 2014 at 6:38 pm

and so are our days now
locked in tight
to Paradise.
the sun
is high&white
the nights
are punchdrunk&numb
our Life has become
bracing for the next hit,
the next
we saw what we wanted and it made us blind.
even our dead
know no peace
while we lie in ambush
in clover with a brickbat.