Poets Walk: "jinxed himself"

Poets Walk: "jinxed himself"

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No-Hitter, Fifth Inning by Sarah Freligh


Too early to hope hell

he’s been here before jinxed

himself by thinking

too much hung

a curve to some jive rook

who gave it a ride high

fived his way around the bases


Sarah Freligh, "No-Hitter, Fifth Inning" from Sort of Gone. Copyright © 2008 by Sarah Freligh. Used by permission of the author and Turning Point Books/Word Tech Communications, Cincinnati, Ohio.