Peter Twal: "Years Trying to Get with the Plan and the Next Five Years"

This work first appeared in Yemassee 22.2.

Peter Twal is a Jordanian-American and an electrical engineer. Recently graduated with his MFA from the University of Notre Dame, he is a recipient of the Samuel and Mary Anne Hazo Poetry Award, and his work has appeared or will soon in Kenyon Review Online, The Journal, Booth, RHINO, DIAGRAM, Bat City Review, New Delta Review, Forklift, Ohio, New Orleans Review, and elsewhere.