The US (an interactive poem by Pesky Iron Toad)

Ron Riekki’s books include Blood/Not Blood Then the Gates (Middle West Press, poetry), My Ancestors are Reindeer Herders and I Am Melting in Extinction (Loyola University Maryland’s Apprentice House Press, hybrid), Posttraumatic (Hoot ‘n’ Waddle, nonfiction), and U.P. (Ghost Road Press, fiction).  Right now, Riekki’s listening to the Blonde Redhead’s “Dr. Strangeluv.”  Riekki’s Wu-Tang name is Pesky Iron Toad.  Twitter: @RiekkiRon