Here is my poem featured by George Wallace in "Walt's Corner" in The Long Islander, right next to a photo of Walt Whitman. The Long Islander was founded by Walt himself in 1838. Thrilled!
Eight birdsperched on a lamp-postextending over the highwaygrip against tremorscaused by wind upriverand the Prime Chix truckroaring underneathPremiere Poultry Distributionall the way from Foodmart Road
Eight birdsperched on a lamp-postwish they were someplace elseanywhere but this lamp-postsquawk incessantlyabout their outrageand seem to have forgottenthe prime directive about birds--they know how to fly