Err to Narrow by Alicia Salvadeo

Winner of the 2013 PSA Chapbook Fellowship

Err to Narrow
, by Alicia Salvadeo, selected and introduced by Nick Flynn.

Edition: 500 Copies of the winning books were printed by Westcan Printing Group and designed by Gabriele Wilson, with art by Julianna Goodman.


Do you want to know what legacy we, the old, have left the next generation, do you want to know what they will make if it? I can think of no better blueprint than this small book now in your hands. 

—Nick Flynn

Girl Scouts

Went with the troop to
the bad    side of town
Toured a precinct, saw a guy
      get booked      look at that, girls

Fingers     down on ink      press here   and here

Misheard maybe,
said his teeth got broke
on a peach pit 

                           that’s why

All rights reserved. Reprinted with the permission of the author.

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