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By James Thomas Fletcher

James Thomas Fletcher lives within the Republic of Panamá. This booklet displays his existence in that vital American kingdom, and in addition ponders love, dying, and intercourse, in poems either poignant and whimsical.Explore those brief samples for a glimpse into Émigré.

ALL HALLOWS' EVE
Haunted and orbed
the moon taunts at passersby
painted with blood
to buy sweet

SUDDENLY
You were not alleged to die
Not like this, with no word
With no so long, with no kiss

DUST TO DUST
This earth isn't of man
Man is of the earth
    -- dirt to airborne dirt and dust --
In the Amazon guy is earth
Mud and guy are one
River, canoe, financial institution, and man
Share the colour of a lump of clay
Only differing in tone.

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