Nader Helmy – “Golden Mouth”

2017 Rustbelt Poetry Festival.

“I’ve always wanted to speak with economy, fit a whole stock market in my lower trachea, gentrify the gums that house my chewed-up bones.”

Don’t miss this magnificent poem from Nader Helmy, performing at the 2017 Rustbelt Poetry Festival.

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