*A cut-up poem made from words found in titles from the November 2017 issue of *Poetry
When did I grow up from dreams & want?
I study false feedback to distraction,
adopt security in a world of nightime,
search the windows for a beloved cloud –
M.P. Carver teaches creative writing at Salem State University in Salem, MA. She is an editor at YesNo Press, former Poetry Editor of Soundings East, and miCrO-Founder of Molecule: A Tiny Lit Mag. Her work has been published or is forthcoming in Jubilat, 50Haikus, and Meat for Tea, among others. Her chapbook, Selachimorpha, was published by Incessant Pipe Print Works in 2015.