Poetry: Erik Fuhrer’s “death certificate”

////Poetry: Erik Fuhrer’s “death certificate”

Erik Fuhrer

 

death certificate

“Die Autopsie” by Paul Cezanne

 

 

hepatorenal failure
subacute cholangitis
and pancreitis

your body

reduced
to diagnosis
and a clean
typewriter font

 

 

 

About the writer:
Erik Fuhrer holds an MFA from the University of Notre Dame. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in BlazeVox, Crab Fat Magazine, Noble/Gas Qrtrly, Dream Pop Press, and Crack the Spine.

Image: “Die Autopsie” by Paul Cezanne. Oil on canvas. 19.2 x 31.4 inches. 1869. Public domain.

 

 

 

 

 

 

By | 2018-09-03T17:28:21+00:00 September 1st, 2018|LITERARY ARTS, Narrative, Poetry|