“The Difficult Resolution”
by John Edward LawsonPut your ear to her
mouth—what do you hear?
The breaking waves
of self-admiration crashing,
shattering, a hundred shards
of opulence clawing
like ravenous shellfish skuttling
into your bank vault
Arthur provided accompaniment for some of the poems and a musical interlude on the theremin
D. Harlan Wilson read from both of his books; A Stranger on the Loose and The Kafka EffektIt appears from the photos that a stranger was indeed on the loose and he attended the reading!