Michael Lepori is a member of the Class of 2020.

Plotius, You Bastard

Poet’s Statement My poem was inspired by the Curse Tablet. The poem sought to humanize/demystify the lives of ancient people by creating a narrative where the ancient characters have deep, but relatable character flaws. Plotius, You Bastard I, Caligula (not that Caligula) third son of Domitius, seventh-best craftsman, in the sixth-largest regio of the greatest […]