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John Olson

POETRY
Three Sea Monsters: Our History of Whose Image

Monsters are anomalies of ferocity and size, beings whose grotesque appetites and malformations run wild and contrary to the harmonies of nature. Their scales, claws, fangs, and wings terrify and fascinate. We flee them, but are drawn to them.

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The Brooklyn Rail

OCT 2020

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