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New Pages: Justin Brouckaert on “Today’s Forecast”

Subtropics 17








Justin Brouckaert on Subtropics 17: “My favorite was Matt Morton’s “Today’s Forecast,” a poem that embraces a general sense of breakdown and chaos, and not just in the weather. The failings and memories of individuals pale in comparison to the chaos of the fast-changing world, just as one individual’s troubles are so dwarfed by the imposing force of a natural disaster.”

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