Trash Poems is a collection of poems written over the course of a year. The poems were penned in the moment on gum wrappers, napkins, and even a leaf. They are collected here and transcribed as-is. No editing, no fixing spelling or grammar. Just raw poems. Will they start a revolution? Find out.
Alex Z. Salinas is the author of four poetry collections and a book of stories, City Lights From the Upside Down, which was included in the National Book Critics Circle’s Critical Notes. He holds an M.A. in English Literature and Language from St. Mary’s University, and lives in San Antonio, Texas.