Poetry Appearing in Poetry In Motion® Austin

Sugar Hill

Lorenzo Thomas

How you like that?
Quadrasonic baby
When you turn these speakers up
Behind this music
A breeze actually blows
Through the room. Man!

That's how come I believe engineers
Truly exist

Though we cannot see them.

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"Sugar Hill" from The Bathers by Lorenzo Thomas. Copyright © 1981. Reprinted with the permission of the author.

 

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