The next poem in the Bordello series is "Lafe Grat," written in the stanza form called the split couplet, a description of which will be found on pp. 171-172 in The Book of Forms: A Handbook of Poetics, Including Odd and Invented Forms, Revised and Expanded Edition by Lewis Putnam Turco, Hanover, NH: University Press of New England (www.UPNE.com), 2012 • 384 pp. 3 illus. 5 x 7 1/2" Reference & Bibliography / Poetry 978-1-61168-035-5, paperback:
The whole Bordello series of poems may be found in The Collected Lyrics of Lewis Turco / Wesli Court 1953-2004, Scottsdale, AZ: www.StarCloudPress.com, 2004, 460 pp., ISBN 1932842004, jacketed cloth; ISBN 1932842012, trade paperback.