Anti-Short Story

A girl is running. Don’t tell me   
“She’s running for her bus.”

All that aside!

Rae Armantrout, “Anti-Short Story” from Veil: New and Selected Poems. Copyright © 2001 by Rae Armantrout. Reprinted with the permission of Wesleyan University Press.
Source: Veil: New and Selected Poems (Wesleyan University Press, 2001)
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