—after Jon Hassell’s Light on Water
after familial battles
a million ballerinas
complex in a moment’s resuscitating angles
dominate spasms with open
relaying inlayed versions of a wrinkle’s apparent
--Felino A. Soriano (b. 1974) is a case manager and advocate for adults with developmental and physical disabilities. In 2010, he was chosen for the Gertrude Stein "rose" prize for creativity in poetry from Wilderness House Literary Review. Philosophical studies collocated with his connection to classic and avant-garde jazz explains motivation for poetic occurrences. For information, including his 40 print and electronic collections of poetry, over 2,500 published poems, interviews, and editorships, please visit his website: www.felinoasoriano.info.