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Adam Day


I want both your hands

inside me swimming


around like fish, fucking

each other as much


as we can beneath

the acacias, or sometimes


we just sit inside the garage

with no heads and hold


each other, or drunk

in the bathtub again, mouths


swollen with lake-black leaves. 

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Adam Day is the author of Left-Handed Wolf (LSU Press), and of Model of a City in Civil War (Sarabande Books), and the recipient of a Poetry Society of America Chapbook Fellowship for Badger, Apocrypha, and of a PEN Award. His work has appeared in the APR, Boston Review, The Progressive, Volt, Kenyon Review, Iowa Review, and elsewhere. He is the publisher of Action, Spectacle.

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