POETRY

Thunderdome

We Don’t Need Another Hero

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We don’t need another hero —
We need about one zero
zero zero zero
to save us from the hopelessness and fear —
oh, you’re thinking,
Here’s another weirdo.

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Teacher. Satirist. Scholar. Published in Slackjaw, Points in Case, McSweeney’s, Ben Jonson Journal, and elsewhere. Definitely not a robot. Or an alien.

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