Poetry

Eleanoir and Huff’s New Blues and Gospel

Nathaniel Mackey

– ‘‘mu’’ two hundred thirty-eighth part –

       The air lay lit with a kind of dread. Expec-
tancy’s arraignment it felt like, the oud’s
  outer inurement all there was, inside out...

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Nathaniel Mackey is the author of Blue Fasa and Double Trio, a three-book set from which the poem in this issue is taken.
Originally published:
July 1, 2019

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