From Hunger Mountain Issue 24: Patterns, which you can purchase here.
Designed by Marielena Andre.
Michael Mlekoday is a Midwesterner, a Capricorn, & the author of one collection of poems, THE DEAD EAT EVERYTHING (Kent State UP, 2014). They hold an MFA from Indiana University, Bloomington, & currently study plants & minds in American literature as a PhD candidate at the University of California, Davis. Their work has appeared in Ploughshares, Washington Square Review, Southern Indiana Review, The BreakBeat Poets, & other venues, & has been translated into Polish.