The Boss Has a Father Further Than My Father the Boss Doesn't Speak To.
The boss has a father further than my father the boss doesn't speak to her father or her mother the boss doesn't speak to others the boss smothers the boss hovers over and under and within emails the boss rewrites emails the boss rewrites history the boss writes mysteries the boss writes the endings my father writes his name on the Aphasia workbook writes my name calls my name calls me my sister Debbie everyone is Debbie my daughters are Debbie every Debbie must be heavy must be ready to hear my father call them all day call them Debbie his favorite daughter
VICTORIA CHANG'S two previous collections of poetry are Salvinia Molesta and Circle. These poems appear in her new collection, The Boss, forthcoming from McSweeney's Books this year.
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|Title Annotation:||three poems|
|Publication:||The American Poetry Review|
|Date:||Jul 1, 2013|
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