Hot Metal Bridge

Current Issue : Number Twenty-Five

gentle heavy


poor equator, you’re too hive-
fluent to be trusted w/ anything
but daylight-but this-so please
don’t drink any sabotage water
don’t listen to monster mouth
any simple surplus will do
a pillow reveals a lot
i feel my ceiling
very much.

Peter Schwartz’s poetry has been featured in PANK, Opium, and the Columbia Review. He’s also an artist, comedian, and dedicated kayaker. More at: