Ecotone heads to DC this weekend for the 2018 Split This Rock Poetry Festival!
Find us at the Social Change Book Fair on Saturday.


J. C. Hallman

J. C. Hallman is the author of The Chess Artist and The Devil Is a Gentleman. “Autopoiesis for the Common Man” will appear in The Hospital for Bad Poets: Stories, to be published by Milkweed Editions in May.

Autopoiesis for the Common Man

I was dating two nurses at once. They were both older than me by a good margin. All they had in common with each other was nursehood and microbiology. But really there was very little difference between us. All autopoietic…