Keith Jones

2 poems from

Limbs of Earth

para mi abuela y mi madre

Keith Jones is the author of the chapbooks Shorn Ellipses (Agape Editions/Morning House), blue lake of tensile fire (Projective Industries), the lucid upward ladder (Verse), Fugue Meadow (Ricochet Editions), and Surface to Air, Residuals of Basquiat (Pressed Wafer). His poems have appeared in Barrow Street, Chicago Review, Denver Quarterly, No infinite, Positive Magnets, The Winter Anthology, and elsewhere. His prose has appeared in Consequence Magazine and Stylus, the blog of the Woodberry Poetry Room, Harvard University. He teaches in the Africana Studies Department at the University of Massachusetts, Boston.