Sebastian Castillo was born in Caracas, Venezuela, grew up in New York, and lives in Philadelphia, where he teaches writing. His most recent work has been published in Electric Literature, Shabby Doll House, and The Conversant. He's currently editing 49 novels. You can also find him on the internet @bartlebytaco.

26 poems by Sebastian Castillo

26 ONE-WORD POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER BY TITLE

 


“A sucker is born every minute.” – P.T. Barnum
“it’s foggy foggy foggy foggy” – Robert Grenier

 

AARDVARK SCHEME FOR SEQUENTIAL PROMISE
Excess.


BIRDS
Birds.


CRIMSON WHEELBARROW
Chickenshit.


DUNK ON HIS PUBLIC PERSONA ASS
Crowdsourcing.


ESCHATOLOGY’S REALPOLITIK
Couchsurfing.

FANG, FANG-LIKE
Mom.


GOING BIRDING
Being-towards-birds.


HECTORING SYNAPSE
Dad.


IDYLLIC DIRT FACTORY
Handcrafted.


JUNG IN HIS GRAVE
Huh.


KAFKA IN HIS SEXY GRAVE
Ah.


LIMOUSINE AMBITION
Barter.


MONSTER TRUCK EMPIRE
Steal.


NAUSEA (PART 1)
Reading.


ORIFICE (PART 2)
Asking.


PRURIENT (PART 3)
Giving.


QUOTA FOR TODAY
Zipper.


ROYALTY BEQUEATHS A RAISE
Raze.


SEBASTIAN, L’AUTEUR
Idiot!


TALLY AFFECT
Laptop.


UNORTHODOX PRINICIPLES
This.


VIOLENT PRINCIPLES
Them.


WEATHER TOURISM
Tomorrow.


XEROX PATAPHYSICAL TERROR
Local.


YOUNG, DUMB, FULL OF CRUMBS
Sebastian.


ZOLOFT, 50MG, ONCE A DAY
Drama.