Narrative poem: “Stiff Upper Lip (Series)”
by look i have opinions
“Stiff Upper Lip (Series),” by Wendy Barker
Appeared in The Journal of Compressed Creative Arts, May 9th, 2016
I was surprised to see the author describe this as a prose poem—perhaps it doesn’t have the plot structure to be called a story. These things are blurry and subjective. It’s a good piece either way.