Once on a somewhat jittery and super depressing November day, Baby Jong-il’s mommy read him “Appoggiatura,” a poem by HTML Giant boy Mark Cugini that’s published in the recent installment of Sink Review.

The poem commences with an endstop: “That’s me, pacing on a porch.” Baby Jong-il wondered who this me is? Is it Mark? Or is it Jed Bartlett’s top speechwriter Toby Ziegler? The latter loves to pace. He also loves liberal polices and pragmatism, which is why Baby Jong-il doesn’t love him. 

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Wow, thanks Baby Jong-il and Seth and new criticism for the close reading of my poem