Paul Nemser’s book Taurus (2013) won the New American Poetry Prize, and his chapbook of prose poems Tales of the Tetragrammaton was published in 2014. His poems appear widely in magazines such as AGNI and London Review of Books. A poem commended in the 2014 National Poetry Competition in the UK, and a short film made from the poem, appear on the website for The Poetry Society. Nemser lives with his wife Rebecca in Cambridge, MA, and Harborside, ME.
End of the Century
We’ve slept too long, and that hasn’t stopped the incidental warping—