Life magazine lies open on the new teak coffee table. My mother has cut out “the worst” war pictures. I am eight years old. I wonder what worst could be.
About the Author
Robbie Gamble holds an MFA from Lesley University. He has work out and forthcoming in The American Journal of Poetry, DISTRICT LIT, Slipstream, and Poet Lore. When not thinking about images and line breaks, he works as a nurse practitioner caring for homeless people in Boston.