Greg Santos | THE RUINS



The town
Had changed

The barns and sheds
Were gone

Replaced with
New wilted-looking

To the old days.

They kept driving
On and on and on

Until the sun
Had reduced

Their homes
To dust



Author’s Bio

Greg Santos is a poet, editor, and educator. He is the author of Blackbirds, Rabbit Punch!, and The Emperor’s Sofa. He is the Editor-in-Chief of carte blanche magazine. He lives in Tiohtià:ke/Montréal with family. His newest full-length collection, Ghost Face, is forthcoming with DC Books.