half the world’sasleepat any given momenta reoccurring dream:
the mic keeps falling down. It’s a girl.
awake. end. movedto tearswatching otherpeople’s dreams give
birth—it’s a boy!they get theirhunting buddy
did you see the size of that thing?
as long ashis intellect’sbig [End Page 261] as the gunslove
our words’quiver ofconsciousness—
shoot! shoot! shoot!
killing everythingand none. [End Page 262]
Katie Fuller received her M.A. in English from the University of Maine in 2013, where she co-edited Stolen Island, and was editorial assistant for Paideuma: Modern and Contemporary Poetry and Poetics. Her recent poems can be found in Stolen Island, the collaborative chapbook Meconium, and the SP CE LOVEbook. She lives and teaches in Boise, Idaho.