About


no help for that

there is a place in the heart that
will never be filled

a space

and even during the
best moments
and
the greatest times
times

we will know it

we will know it
more than
ever

there is a place in the heart that
will never be filled
and

we will wait
and
wait

in that space.

-charles bukowski

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afterthoughtgraveyard [at] gmail [dot] com

Jackie Clark is a poet living in Jersey City.  She is the series editor of Poets off Poetry and Song of the Week for Coldfront Magazine and is the recipient of a 2012 New Jersey State Council on the Arts Fellowship in Poetry.  She is the author of four chapbooks: Red Fortress (H_NGM_N), Office Work (Greying Ghost Press), I Live Here Now (Lame House Press), and Sympathetic Nervous System (Bloof Books).   Her first book of poems, Aphoria, is out now with Brooklyn Arts Press. A new chapbook, Depression Parts, is forthcoming from dancing girl press in 2018.

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