THE EFFECTS OF SNOW AT MIDNIGHT/ Howie Good
From somewhere above,
the bell of a tuba assassinates
the stop signs.
A woman in floating garments
follows a white map of words.
One color sings just as well as another.
Howie Good, a journalism professor at SUNY New Paltz, is the author of the full-length poetry collections Lovesick (Press Americana, 2009), Heart With a Dirty Windshield (BeWrite Books, 2010), and Everything Reminds Me of Me (Desperanto, 2011).