The Ofi Press Magazine

International Poetry and Fiction from Mexico City

Christopher Mulrooney: 1 Poem Published

Poem by Christoper Mulrooney (USA)

Published in Issue 33 of The Ofi Press

                                                                                                                                                   chum

 

the middling fish you carve up on the afterdeck and heave

in gobbets bleeding rankly over the side

this attracts a school of fish

you cannot bear down on hard enough with plastic filaments

and a riot act of nets

 

About the poet...

Christopher Mulrooney has published poems in In Other Words: Merida, Red Branch Journal, The Germ, Auchumpkee Creek Review, Epigraph Magazine, Futures Trading, Pomona Valley Review, Decanto, The Cannon's Mouth, and The Criterion.