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Revenant 3

by Chris Abani

A Chicago Tribune obituary:

In lieu of flowers, please send acerbic letters to Republicans.

In the Red Square, Lenin is sprouting fungi.

King Oedipus to the barman: She wasn’t all that.

from SanctificumFind it in the library

Copyright 2010 Chris Abani
Used with the permission of The Permissions Company, Inc.
on behalf of Copper Canyon Press.

Published in Chris Abani Poems


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