Zoe Brezsny



Look at the photo
I’m holding
an Art Forum magazine
My head
is cropped off
It says Manhattan
in the painting
behind me
but it isn’t Manhattan
at all
It’s just impressionistic
gold leaves
in the countryside
with no city in sight


Zoe Brezsny is a writer from Oakland, California who is now based in Brooklyn, New York. She holds a BA from California College of the Arts and an MFA from Columbia University. She is the author of two chapbooks, POV andPolyorchid.