“Metapherein” by Charles Tarlton


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Charles Tarlton is a one-time philosophy professor returned to poetry. He lives in Northampton, Massachusetts with his wife Ann Knickerbocker, an abstract painter. He has been writing poetry full-time for about eight years and has published poems in journals like Shampoo, Atlas Poetica, contemporary haibun online, Haibun Today, Review Americana, Tipton, Shot Glass, Rattle, Kyso Flash, The Journal (UK), Blackbox Manifold (UK), London Grip UK), 2River, and Fiction International. Muse-Pie Press nominated his poems, “Doing Double Duty,” “Solipsism,” and “Lustrum” from Shot Glass Journal Issue #6 for the 2013 Pushcart Prize. Charles is the featured poet in the upcoming Fall issue of KYSO Flash.