Jennifer MacBain- Erasure poems

Kick

 

time for a riddle

He repeat(s) pigs

says dogs

breasts disgust

at level real

a working wife

is a whore, a

shattering kick

a little less

each day

which is she?

 

 

Equine

 

heavy first-ness // her handlers // positioned her // a  stable // decorated                     long

leaned

Tuesday night // her sniveling // all her whiffed // a strong     ground game assault//who called

to play // fully              tipped

 

 

Erasures created from the article “Why Hillary Clinton Couldn’t Win Over Female Voters,” by Emily Jane Fox (published online, 11/10/16) Vanity Fair.

http://www.vanityfair.com/news/2016/11/hillary-clinton-female-voters


Jennifer MacBain-Stephens went to NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and lives in the DC area. She is the author of two full length poetry collections. Recent work is up at Queen Mob’s Teahouse, Sweet Tree Review, The Chiron Review, Sea Foam Magazine, Zombie Logic, and decomP. Visit: http://jennifermacbainstephens.wordpress.com/.

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