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I close my eyes like a good little boy at night in bed,

as I was told to do by my mother when she lived, 93 more words


Instructions for cold calling

The Business Life

by David Ignatow

When someone hangs up, having said

to you, “Don’t come around again,”

and you have never heard the phone… 312 more words


“I sink back upon the ground…” by David Ignatow

Have you ever been in the middle of things, not knowing which way to go? Do I move forward, do I turn back. Do I go left, do I go right. 426 more words


David Ignatow, "The Boss"

who hoarded among the monthly bank statements
nude photos,
the drawer locked,
the key in his pocket,
still could complain
of the stupidity of his help- 46 more words

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David Ignatow, "Three in Transition" ... the hum of spiders...

David Ignatow

“Three in Transition”

(for WCW)

I wish I understood the beauty
in leaves falling. To whom
are we beautiful
as we go?

I lie in the field… 321 more words