AuthorMickie Kennedy

Mickie Kennedy is an American poet who resides in Baltimore County, Maryland with his family and two feuding cats. He enjoys British science fiction and the idea of long hikes in nature. His work has appeared in American Letters & Commentary, Artword Magazine, Conduit, Portland Review, Rockhurst Review, and Wisconsin Review. He earned an MFA from George Mason University.

The State of Disunion (or Feast and Famine)

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A friend on Facebook posts: I’m less concerned about the mortality rate, and more concerned about what’s going to happen in a month when all the people who died from this come back to life. He is young and does not know loss, does not know the soft, jelly roll of grief that collects at the chest and makes breathing a thing that requires concentration, as if the fish tank of the world...

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