• Mark Young

Three poems // Mark Young

Turn to the brushes

: & :

: to : turn : it : in :

& choose

the : size

angular

even

: color :

the final product:

eight words,

randomly se-

lected & in

random order.

fourteen lines, aka wednesday newstrip

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Mark Young lives in a small town in North Queensland in Australia, & has been publishing poetry for almost sixty years. He is the author of over forty books, primarily text poetry but also including speculative fiction, vispo, & art history. His work has been widely anthologized, & his essays & poetry translated into a number of languages. His most recent books are Ley Lines & bricolage, both from gradient books of Finland, The Chorus of the Sphinxes, from Moria Books in Chicago, & some more strange meteorites, from Meritage & i.e. Press, California / New York.

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