of listless—or perhaps
of an apothecary.
--James Gapinski is a poet, freelance writer, and musician based in Portland, Oregon. His work has appeared in numerous print and online publications, including Flutter, Oak Bend Review, Gloom Cupboard, The Clemson Poetry Review, Burdock, and Qarrtsiluni. His 2009 novella, Right is Left, is available from Broken Bird Press, and his 2007 chapbook, Affectionately Dysfunctional, is available from Scars Publications. Gapinski holds a BSE in English from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.