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Farnoosh Fathi

Farnoosh Fathi is the author of Great Guns (Canarium, 2013), editor of Joan Murray: Drafts, Fragments, and Poems (NYRB Poets, 2018) and founder of the Young Artists Language and Devotion Alliance (YALDA). She lives and teaches in New York City, most recently at Stanford Online High School, Poets House, Columbia University, and the Poetry Project.

unnamed-5 Poetry

5) – Excuse me, said Child, but aren’t we enough
 to ride the bulk of hymns, sideshow and burden,
 our debt grown and lasting in the gut.

Farnoosh Fathi
Christine Hume Farnoosh Fathi