Spencer Thurlow is a poet and writer who grew up on the island of Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts. He’s currently living in Kochi City, Japan, translating poetry and working as an English teacher with a goal to attain fluency in Japanese. His work has recently appeared in the Worcester Review and Comstock Review as well as Pudding Magazine.
Photo: Susanna Hsing
Lucretius’s atomic rain falls graduallyabove daily congestion, wetting my earlobes with noise.I’ve swallowed the good parts of several dropssleepy dissonance.
On one side,...