Gloss of the Past

By David Trinidad David Trinidad
Pink Dawn, Aurora Pink, Misty Pink, Fresh Pink, Natural Pink, Country
Pink, Dusty Pink, Pussywillow Pink, Pink Heather, Pink Peony, Sunflower
Pink, Plum Pink, Peach of a Pink, Raspberry Pink, Watermelon Pink, Pink
Lemonade, Bikini Pink, Buoy Buoy Pink, Sea Shell Pink, Pebble Pink, Pink
Piper, Acapulco Pink, Tahiti Beach Pink, Sunny Pink, Hot Pink, Sizzling Pink,
Skinnydip Pink, Flesh Pink, Transparent Pink, Breezy Pink, Sheer Shiver
Pink, Polar Bare Pink, Pink Frost, Frosty Pink, Frost Me Pink, Frosted Pink,
Sugarpuff Pink, Ice Cream Pink, Lickety Pink, Pink Melba, Pink Whip,
Pinkermint, Sweet Young Pink, Little Girl Pink, Fragile Pink, Fainting Pink,
Helpless Pink, Tiny Timid Pink, Wink of Pink, Shadow of Pink, Tint of Pink,
Shimmer of Pink, Flicker of Pink, Pink Flash, E.S. Pink, Person-to-Person
Pink, City Pink, Penny Lane Pink, Pink Paisley, London Luv Pink, Pretty Pink,
Pastel Pink, Pinking Sheer, Pink Piqué, Pink Silk, Plush Pink, Lush Iced Pink,
Brandied Pink, Sheer Pink Champagne, Candlelight Pink, Fluffy Moth Pink,
Softsilver Pink, Pinkyring, Turn Pale Pink, A Little Pink, Pinker, Pinkety Pink,
Heart of Pink, Hug that Pink, Passionate Pink, Snuggle Pink, Pink-Glo!,
Happy-Go-Pink, Daredevil Pink, By Jupiter Pink, Stark Raving Pink, Viva La
Pink.

David Trinidad, "Gloss of the Past" from The Late Show (New York: Turtle Point Press, 2007). Copyright by David Trinidad. Reprinted with permission of the author.

Source: The Late Show (Turtle Point Press, 2007)

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Poet David Trinidad

POET’S REGION U.S., Mid-Atlantic

Subjects Arts & Sciences, Language & Linguistics

 David  Trinidad

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David Trinidad is the author of more than a dozen books, including The Late Show (2007), Phoebe 2002: An Essay in Verse (2003), and Plasticville (2000), a finalist for the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize. He has received awards from The Fund for Poetry and the New York Foundation for the Arts, and his work has appeared in numerous periodicals and several anthologies, including Best American Poetry, The Outlaw Bible of American . . .

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SUBJECT Arts & Sciences, Language & Linguistics

POET’S REGION U.S., Mid-Atlantic

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