Poetry from J.D. Nelson

  
 
 organic suns
  
 the frogmouth’s argent
 my letter opener
  
  
  
  
 broth froth
  
 the winning egg
  
 mu
 mulberry
  
  
  
  
 after anchor
  
 in a chair, cheering
 grass / elementary
  
  
  
  
 silo norm
  
 NORAD wolves
 awash in crows
  
  
  
  
 us---a
  
 burger, uh,
 grapes  
  
  
  
  
 o.o.o.o
  
 walk
 wall
  
 wauk
 waul
  
  
  
  
 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://www.MadVerse.com for more information and links to his published work. Nelson lives in Colorado.

2 thoughts on “Poetry from J.D. Nelson

  1. J.D. particularly liked the poem us—a
    liked especially the narrator’s realizing a mistake and getting in the “grapes of wrath,” some of that old-time religion or Evangelical right-wing fascism
    Thanks for it.

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