Samurai: a collaboration with Andy Spragg on Cordite

I'm really excited to be writing an extended work with Andy Spragg. He's one of the most underrated contemporary British poets in my opinion, his work full of rapidity and intensity and complexity. Much to his credit, as is his prolificism. We are writing a book about lordless Samurai, Ronin, or something like that that isn't that

Miyata encounters the 15 vexations
1. the persistence of the stain after the fact
2. abandoned in the face of an undefined duty
3. loosed footing amongst the chatter.
4. Presently, the earth offers no cloistered respite,