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"Time is Blood"

Awarded a University & College Poetry Prize by the Academy of American Poets, a poem by Alysse Kathleen McCanna MFA ’15 was recently published on the Academy’s website. 

Time is Blood


says the Syrian diplomat

to the NPR correspondent


the hard whistle of rockets

filters through a satphone


the grainy grit of newsprint hides

the bodies of children

beneath a thumb