James Harms is the author of several books including, most recently, ROWING WITH WINGS (Carnegie Mellon University Press 2017). New work has appeared or is forthcoming in THE GETTYSBURG REVIEW, THE MISSOURI REVIEW, SALT, DIODE and other journals.
James Harms: Make Muffins
Well, you could make muffins, I guess, from the contents of your medicine cabinet. No, don’t do that. But stay inside, it’s safer in here— the air is swarming out there, heavy with breath: Listen! You can hear the tick-tick of it, the thick air against the windows. Or clean your stove, or eat something, […]