Matthew Zapruder’s fifth collection of poetry, ­Father’s Day, will be published in the fall. He teaches in the MFA ­program at Saint Mary’s College of California and is Editor at Large at Wave Books. (August 2019)

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Astrology

Dottie I hate astrology and the way you sit there you and Bianca looking down on my poems I can almost hear you thinking how did he get so old why did we ever pretend we liked to listen to his various …