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Dear Ahab, What if You were a Zebra Hunter?

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Are a modern widows walk.


Your beast is a great white mass of

Printed and bound pages.  Publication is

The difference between an author

And a writer.


A harpoon is your sinister pen;

What do whales know of chirality?

I’m a biochemist.


Dear storyteller, I’m too full of you

For porcelain knobs, boys

And this poem…