He was on
to my curious heat—

Merry part,
merry meet,
splatter of blood,
red tide to his feet.

Third period
third eye
third row
third seat.

In loving memory of
Douglas Chapman, 1981.


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Born in Boston, Massachusetts; 1990 Pushcart Prize-nominated author of poetry; 2002 6th place finalist, Massachusetts Arts Council, Boston, MA, Individual Artist Fellowship grant recipient. Starr was transplanted from Salem, Massachusetts, 2003, to Portland, Maine, and has been a dedicated friend to Da FLOCK from Da BLOCK in Congress Square since 2005.


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