C. C. Hannett

the new year comes with a bright light

the club scene outside is screaming
and i cannot pinpoint a single,
distinguishing characteristic—

it’s just cats on ice.

another tornado we stop to film,
pushing back the runtime,

blasting iowa by slipknot;
we present the offensive finger.

as it draws closer,
we believe we’ve been making friends.

C. C. Hannett loves cheesesteaks and Madonna GIFs. He is the author of I Gave This Dream to a Color, Triune, SAGA ctrl, and DMMTHL (Spuyten Duyvil) + chapbooks w/ Shotgun Wedding and Horse Less Press. He is the event organizer for Quake: EVT Lit Walk and D’DL. The founder & editor of @rlysrslit, a press focused on publishing digital ephemera and unconventional literary objects. Interviewed by Entropy Mag, his work has been placed with Queen Mob’s Teahouse, Softblow, DREGINALD, Gramma, Juked, South Broadway Ghost Society, FIVE:2:ONE, The Operating System, Dream Pop, etc. You can find him if you want to.

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