Wednesday, February 20, 2013

From the Empirical Archives: Energy Independence by Edward Zahniser

Energy Independence
Edward Zahniser

Originally Published in the August 2012 Issue of Empirical

A butterfly at rest in Madagascar
stilled tsunami winds in Fukushima

saving who knows how many from instant death
so they can live to watch cockroaches giganticize

from radiation like 1950s movie monsters
who–I should note–never left the theater

or insinuated themselves into the food chain.
One if by land. Two if by sea.

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