A new poetry collection by Joanna Kurowska, coming March 15/2016
eLectio Publishing 2016
In a one-store warehouse, burly
Latino boys in Chicago Cubs
T-shirts, toss around
A thin-lipped city clerk talks about
poetry—a welcome break in his
daily routine. Poets
but for one who has just finished
his earthly task. His corpse
lay seven days before
it was found.
The clerk has a problem…
In response to the many enthusiastic comments I have received regarding the cover of Intricacies, I would like to disclose that the cover art is a reproduction of the oil canvas Romeo and Juliet (1959) by Stefan Papp, who has dedicated the painting to the memory of my father Bohdan Kurowski. The cover was designed by my son Paweł Młynarczyk, who also have restored, in Photoshop, the image’s original color.