Hath September | Day 19 | Finding Utopia | Metta Sama

September 19, 2012

To read Metta Sáma’s poem, click HERE.


Metta Sáma is author of Nocturne Trio (YesYes Bøøks 2012).

Her work has appeared forthcoming in bluestem, Callaloo,

Connotations, Drunken Boat, The Drunken Boat, Eleven

Eleven, Interrupture, Kweli, Prairie Schooner, Pebble Lake

Review, among others. She is Visiting Assistant Professor

of the MFA program at LSU.


4 Responses to “Hath September | Day 19 | Finding Utopia | Metta Sama”

  1. Ann Fisher-Wirth Says:

    This is a really interesting poem. I’ll come back to it–want to read it more than once–

  2. margob1 Says:

    yes indeed. be back to reread as well. This needs a long meditation. Thank you for it.

  3. ZOWIE! All Power to Imagine Nation!

  4. ps I don’t often go for “experimental” free verse, but this is delicious. This is what Olson meant in his essay on Projective Verse. This poem “crackles” with energy.

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