Brass Valley: The Fall of an American Industry

Brass Valley: The Fall of an American Industry
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Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Herring's Lament


PHOTOGRAPHER'S JOURNAL:

Mucilaginous porridge of brine,
The viscous vat, a universe.
Then scooped and bucketed,
Drawn and quartered,
Packed into purses,
And drowned in the parlor.
My essences drift,
Draw hungry crustacea.