I Shall Be Released weekend-reads

Kevin Young

What we love       will leave us or is it       we leave what we love,       I forget— Today, belly       full enough to walk the block       after all week too cold       outside…

Ivan & Imelda

G. K. Wuori

What he did then, this Ivan Carmody—a tall man, though bellied out to a good two-hundred, sixty pounds—he jerked open the passenger door of the car, got in, and said…

Actual Cost

Steve Harper

  [Manhattan. Saturday. An almost empty subway car. IYANA, black, and B.T., white, both late twenties, sit next to each other. His arm is around her. Both are dressed nicely…

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