Nothing

By Ken Mikolowski Ken Mikolowski
can replace
poetry
in my life
and one day
surely
it will

Ken Mikolowski, "Nothing" from Big Enigmas. Copyright © 1991 by Ken Mikolowski.  Reprinted by permission of Ken Mikolowski.

Source: Big Enigmas (Past Tents Press, 1991)

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Poet Ken Mikolowski

POET’S REGION U.S., Midwestern

Subjects Living, Life Choices, Time & Brevity, Arts & Sciences, Humor & Satire, Poetry & Poets

 Ken  Mikolowski

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Born and raised in Detroit, poet and editor Ken Mikolowski earned a BA at Wayne State University. He is the author of several poetry collections, including Big Enigmas (1991), Little Mysteries (1979), and Thank You Call Again (1973).
In the 1960s Mikolowski founded the Alternative Press in Detroit’s Cass Corridor with his late wife, the painter Ann Mikolowski. As the press’s editor for 30 years, Mikolowski published—as unbound . . .

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SUBJECT Living, Life Choices, Time & Brevity, Arts & Sciences, Humor & Satire, Poetry & Poets

POET’S REGION U.S., Midwestern

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