Hank Lazer

January 15, 2012 Lazer Hank


the shape doesn’t

matter half as much


as you think it would really it’s

more like the way you go about seeing


the pleiades making out that cloudy

set by looking a bit to the side


shape being a way to keep looking to the side







Hank Lazer has published thirty-four books of poetry, including P I E C E S (BlazeVOX, 2022), When the Time Comes (Dos Madres Press, 2022), field recordings   of mind   in morning (with 15 music-poetry tracks with Holland Hopson on banjo – available from Bandcamp and on YouTube), COVID 19 SUTRAS, Slowly Becoming Awake (N32), and Poems That Look Just Like Poems. (To order books, learn about talks, readings, and workshops, and see photos of Duncan Farm see Lazer’s website: https://www.hanklazer.com