*Anastasios sent us this poem, and later realized it had been published (as POETRY LYRIC) in Adjacent Pineapple. He was too distracted by PINK! In poetic apology, he wrote POETRY 2 and POETRY 3 for Hot Pink. We forgive you, Anastasios! Poetry forgives you! PINK gets us all riled up!
Anastasios Karnazes is author of the chapbook Rainbow Sonnets 20 (The Song Cave) and editor of Theaphora Editions.