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The Iowa Review - - CONTENTS - Sa­muel Amadon

I have a fam­ily. I’m on The fac­ulty. I don’t

Walk into in­nu­en­dos, Even if they hang

Like spi­der webs Be­tween as­phalt and trees

On nights when There’s not much

Breeze. When I want Re­lief on my lips,

I have a few tips. Ques­tions. In­flec­tions.

I know your name. Can you spell it out

With me? Lots of lit­tle An­i­mal land­ings

Sound on your roof. Ac­cents. Rhythms.

The world con­sists of Moods pass­ing

Rain to snow. Flat­ness. When I lost con­trol

Of what I was say­ing, It was evening. It was

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