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.