Benjamin Goluboff 🔈
As I left my office late this afternoon
I found this poor bird outside
the main exit.
I thought it was some kind of thrush.
Jeff suggested it was a Veery.
I bagged it and put it in the department freezer.
See what you think – and if you’d rather
I didn’t put birds in the freezer,
let me know.
About the Author
Benjamin Goluboff teaches at Lake Forest College. He is the author of Ho Chi Minh: A Speculative Life in Verse and Biking Englewood: An Essay on the White Gaze, both from Urban Farmhouse Press. Some of his work can be read on his faculty page.