Morgan Parker received her MFA in poetry from NYU. Her work has been featured or is forthcoming in Coconut Poetry, PANK, Forklift, Ohio, Handsome, NOO Journal, Vinyl Poetry, ILK Journal, and the anthology Why I Am Not A Painter, published by Argos Books. A Cave Canem fellow, she lives in Brooklyn with her dog Braeburn.
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“She like, why you don’t buy me Reeboks no more?” –
Is it enough that I am in bed
I know it takes seven years for our cells to change so I started last Thursday the train was pregnant with stillness and groceries so do you know what I thought? I wondered and then I thought I would be sick with the sound of your feet against hardwood coming to sweep up twisted spine […]
I’m thinking, what would happen if I started masturbating on this subway car? It’s late. An African man next to me is reading the president’s book. Drinks tonight with an older poet who told me that Winnie the Pooh is the same as Homer Simpson and he is correct. I have been leaving space on […]