The Poetry of Money 2
for Rachel Marks
The tail of the peacock male
shimmers with metallic coins,
the eyes of money winking
beauty’s price. What is a poem
worth? Just this feathery spread
melting change into cool rain.
—Marcus Goodyear, from Barbies at Communion
T. S. Poetry Press, 2010
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