Frank Lloyd Wright's handyman went nuts
took an axe and killed seven people
as I tour the ode to supreme architecture
I catch the eye of a woman
smooth hair, green eyes
something passes between us
in the crisp Wisconsin air
and I know
she can hear the screams, too
Daniel Ames is a poet living and working in Detroit, Michigan.
His first book of poetry, FEASTING AT THE TABLE OF THE DAMNED, was a semi-finalist in the GoodReads Choice Awards for Best Books of 2011.
Daniels' poems have been featured in, but not limited to: Magnolia: A Florida Journal of Literary and Fine Arts, Merge, Bijou Poetry Review, The Tower Journal, Tenemos, Edison Literary Review, Tonopah Review, Iodine Poetry Journal, Pulsar Poetry UK, Camroc Press Review, and Stone's Throw Magazine.