Familiar Rhythm

by Douglas Korb

I. I is not a family. But we. We is a family. And they. They can’t be our family.


Douglas Korb's poems have appeared in magazines such as RHINO, 5AM, Poet Lore, Mannequin Envy and elsewhere. He has held previous posts in poetry as National Poetry Month coordinator for the Academy of American Poets and as critic for GrowlerPoetry.org, a website dedicated to the reviewing of first books. He holds a MFA in creative writing from Bennington College and his chapbook, The Cut Worm, won Bright Hill Press's 2006 chapbook award.