Today's poem is "Epistle to the Cops on a Wintry Night"
from Fight Songs
Cal Freeman was born and raised in Detroit, MI. He is the author of the book Brother Of Leaving (Marick Press) and the pamphlet Heard Among The Windbreak (Eyewear Publishing). His writing has appeared in many journals including New Orleans Review, Passages North, The Journal, Commonweal, Drunken Boat and The Poetry Review. He is a recipient of The Devine Poetry Fellowship (judged by Terrance Hayes); he has also been nominated for multiple Pushcart Prizes in both poetry and creative nonfiction. He regularly reviews collections of poetry for the radio program, Stateside, on Michigan Public Radio.
Books by Cal Freeman:
Other poems on the web by Cal Freeman:
"The Answer to Your Question is, 'Wired Like the Taxidermy Wing'"
"How to Make a Tableau of Time and Horses"
"Our Father, the Lost Geometer"
"Etude for an Elegy"
"Outside the Deconstructed Twelve Pack"
"What Father John Doe Never Said about Trees and Habits "
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