The Morning


morning moon

severs     suits into

sunshine chills   the ripped

up     right in front of

you     a potential

bathroom     disorder

pimps    what the heart

puts out      I narc

on     the garden

with      weeds

with nobody    but


& bats at

dawn    I thought birds

Brian Foley is the author of several chapbooks including Going Attractions (Greying Ghost, 2012) & TOTEM, which won the 2011 Equinox Chapbook Contest and is forthcoming from Fact-Simile editions. Recent poems have appeared in The Volta, Denver Quarterly, Country Music, The Destroyer, Sink Review, Action Yes, Realpoetik, and someplace else. With EB Goodale, he wrangles Brave Men Press.