e e starr ship + egg = PLANO way away buy/oh bio nic bio me wheat 1-2 ironed axiom purr-ce droughty sinking have mirror ROM. talking room the breeze, a shuddered NOM moore walter-schick downes a moon amon-raw bio/graf J. D. Nelson (b. 1971) experiments with words in his subterranean laboratory. His poetry has appeared in many small press publications, worldwide, since 2002. He is the author of several collections of poetry, including Cinderella City (The Red Ceilings Press, 2012). His poem, “to mask a little bird” was nominated for Best of the Net in 2021. Visit http://MadVerse.com for more information and links to his published work. Nelson lives in Colorado.