October 29, 2009 / Creative Writing
In this poem by Adam Falkner, an awkward teenager endlessly practices his Michael Jackson dance moves.
Adam Falkner is a high school English/Creative Writing teacher and Writer-in-Residence at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe in New York City. His work has appeared in anthologies and journals such as Unsquared (826 Publications, 2006), The Barbershop Chronicles (Penmanship Books, 2008), decomP, Gigantic Sequins, and others, and it has been featured on HBO, BET and Michigan Public Radio. He lives and works in Brooklyn.