In the City of Iguanas

  Decked in gold, and not counting. By the cemetery
the transvestites come and go
with baskets of roses, white roosters in tow.

~ Jan Conn

Jan Conn’s most recent book of poems is Jaguar Rain: the Margaret Mee Poems, (Brick Books, 2006), and Botero’s Beautiful Horses is forthcoming in spring 2009 (Brick Books). She won the inaugural P.K. Page Founder’s Award for Poetry (2007).

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