Kevin Thomas, of HORN! Reviews, was kind enough to illustrate some of my Mad Men poems from my #madmen inspired poetry collection, DON DREAMS AND I DREAM. The poems are, “The Times,” and “In My Next Life, I Want To Be An Ad Man.” (Thank you, Kevin).
all my days at the open dark
stand in an always
so often as I am, as I be, as I will
above the grit of good and arriving,
dark has no face and dark runs from the moon
but wolves in the teeth of night,
& the clank and gong.
hover utter still
a sourcing a re-affirming a waited rush of the found
a vein, like a star’s blue,
or navied in vain.
© Umansky 2014Follow @lady_bronte
Thanks to AMC for this fun app. I cannot wait for Mad Men.
I’m excited to be published in
“The” NEW Spring 2014 issue of The Poetry Society’s “The Poetry Review” out March 29.