Portrait of the Alcoholic Floating in Space with Severed Umbilicus by Kaveh Akbar
To learn more about Kaveh Akbar, visit his website by clicking here, or visit his page on the Poetry Foundation’s website by clicking here.
And by clicking on this link, you will be taken to a Poetry Foundation page that has a recording of the author reading this very poem.
This poem comes from Kaveh Akbar’s book Calling a Wolf a Wolf. Click here to purchase.
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