Dennis James Sweeney‘s poem “66°27’S 91°54’E” from his poetry collection In the Antarctic Circle, winner of the 2020 AWP Rising Writer Prize, is today’s featured poem at Poetry Daily! Here’s a glimpse:
“Your big red hood is up. Your vision an oval framed in fur. You wear kilograms of clothing. You manhandle the winter. Tear organs from its open stomach, melt them down and eat them.”
Visit Poetry Daily’s website to read the rest of Dennis James Sweeney’s poem.