"...a few moments before he pull his pantaloons off, hope
he quits rubbing at the wrong piece of chalk, watch
his broken pool cue, hope he knows to not peel stickers
off a rubix, looking for ways to hurt you..."
Cody Caetano's debut chapbook exists at the fever scrim of language. Pleasure Dome Poems is a thrill ride in Cody's searingly original style, his achingly tangy cadence.
Cody Alexander Joseph Caetano is an Anishinaabe and Portuguese writer. Cody is finishing his MA in Creative Writing at the University of Toronto, where he facilitates workshops, serves as the co-editor (‘echo-lo-chief’) for Echolocation literary journal, and is at work on a nonfiction manuscript under the mentorship of Sto:lo writer Lee Maracle.
CODY CAETANO. PLEASURE DOME POEMS. Poetry. Chapbook. What Queer Reading is an imprint of knife | fork | book. Series Editor FAN WU.
Artist: Lena Suksi
Design: r. kolewe