POETRYREPAIRS- contemporary international poetry poetryrepairs #243 v17.12:144

2017 : annual review
A.D. WINANS : JAZZ REFLECTIONS
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A.D. WINANS
JAZZ REFLECTIONS 

no more jazz at the Black Hawk no more jazz in the Fillmore no more clinking of glasses gone the waitress who always knew when your glass was empty gone the black female crooner hitting her notes like a midnight train whistle no cool cats blowing the horn no more be-bop snapping fingers no fallen angels spreading their legs on the way home from a conversation with God no black cats riding the midnight express improvising the blues no strung-out soul train musicians blowing mean clean notes Crucified suffocating in the smoking mirrors of the mi

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