American History


on machine time

sans centuries of self

destruction circuits designed

upkeep a river named

after a professional murderer

this is the saga of a Dutchman

who slaughtered

for sport

and even

the people he killed

are now only known

through him

About Sean William Lynch
Sean Lynch is a writer and editor who lives in South Philly. Lynch's first book of poems, the city of your mind, was published in 2013 by Whirlwind Press. His second chapbook, Broad Street Line, focusing on politics and public transportation, was published by Moonstone Press in 2016. 100 Haiku is his latest release, also published by Moonstone Press in 2018. Lynch's writing has been featured in numerous publications online and in print, including (parenthetical), Poetry Quarterly, and Tincture Journal.

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