Posts by James Croal Jackson

Three Poems photo
January 17, 2022 | Poetry

Three Poems

James Croal Jackson

Quarantine (March 17, 2020)

Through the west wall
our neighbors still
decide to get drunk.

You go into the basement,
pull out a red bag–
hammer and nails.

Framed photo of your

Three Poems photo
January 11, 2018 | Poetry

Three Poems

James Croal Jackson

SUSHI

umami fish in dead cold
sticky rice clings to
gum. take another slab– tell
yourself you are the
ocean, that you will
chew through sea-
weed.


I THINK OF GIRAFFES