Today's poem is "An Emergency Every Day of the Week"

from The Southeast Review

Christopher Citro's poetry appears or is forthcoming in Salamander, Cream City Review, Los Angeles Review, The Minnesota Review, Poetry East, Forteen Hills, Kugelmass, Superstition Review, Verse Daily, and elsewhere. Recent broadsides of his poetry are available from Architrave Press, Broadsides, and Thrush Press. Christopher is a past recipient of a Langston Hughes Creative Writing Award for poetry.

Other poems by Christopher Citro in Verse Daily:
July 14, 2013:   "An Emergency Every Day of the Week" "It's how you know I love you..."
November 26, 2009:   "I Never Intend To, How 'Bout You?" "It's eight o'clock. Time to plug the ladder in. I love our new..."
September 4, 2009:   "Emily, It's Better This Way" "They landed in the morning and nothing happened...."

Other poems on the web by Christopher Citro:
Four poems
"Help! I'm Floating!"
Three poems
"Improving the Odds"
Three poems
Six poems
"Apparently, I'm Not a Joiner"
Two poems
Five poems
"Me in My Place"
Three poems
"Done Playing Hard To Get"
"First Indications (of Trouble at the Ranch)"

Christopher Citro's Website.

About The Southeast Review:

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The Southeast Review * Department of English * Florida State University * Tallahassee, FL 32306
Poetry Editor: Jen Schomburg Kanke
Other poems from The Southeast Review in Verse Daily:
April 22, 2014:   "The River of Ugly Fishes" by Clayton Adam Clark
July 14, 2013:   "An Emergency Every Day of the Week" by Christopher Citro
May 4, 2013:   "Like Father" by Rich Smith
May 2, 2013:   "Love Poem for What It Is" by Rebecca Hazelton
January 16, 2012:   "Dear So-and-So" by Monica Berlin
January 28, 2011:   "Romanticism" by Ashley Elizabeth Hudson
September 23, 2008:   "The Huntsman's Resumé" by Angela Vogel
March 31, 2008:   "Ostriches" by C.J. Sage
April 14, 2006:   "This Is for the Thunder" by Richard Brostoff
December 8, 2002:  Between Them by Ron Mohring
December 2, 2002:  Marriage as Creative Process by Julianna Baggott

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