The Exhibit, Lauren Eggert-Crowe

The exhibit is a lightning storm. You walk into it thinking you will die or learn something. Behind each curtain is a word that feels wrong on the tongue. On this body, see how the false tongue protrudes. No one knows why.

-- from The Exhibit

The Exhibit
by Lauren Eggert-Crowe

About Lauren Eggert-Crowe

Lauren Eggert-Crowe is the author of one other poetry chapbook, In The Songbird Laboratory (Dancing Girl Press 201 3), and her poetry has been published in several journals, including DIAGRAM, Water-Stone Review, Sixth Finch, Interrupture, Eleven Eleven, and We Are So Happy to Know Something. Her essays have appeared in Salon, L.A. Review of Books, The Rumpus, and The Nervous Breakdown. She has an MFA in Creative Writing from The University of Arizona and now lives in Los Angeles.