Group Portrait with Bullet Wounds · Alan Catlin

Photo Poem after New York Magazine portfolio 11-17-18 by Michael Avedon

Kids
ordinary teenaged
kids

Your first and
last thoughts

are,

”Why would anyone
shoot these

or any

kids?”


Alan Catlin has published dozens of chapbooks and full length books. His most recent chapbooks are Hollyweird (Night Ballet Press), and Blue Velvet, winner of 2017 Slipstream Chapbook contest. His full length book, Wild Beauty, was published by Future Tense Books in 2018.