I Was the Jukebox (Hardcover)

By Sandra Beasley

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393076516, 90pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2010



from "The Piano Speaks For an hour I forgot my fat self, my neurotic innards, my addiction to alignment For an hour I forgot my fear of rain For an hour I was a salamande shimmying through the kelp in search of shore and under his fingers the notes slid loos from my belly in a long jellyrope of egg that took root in the mud