about the author
Camilo Roldán has a B.A. in both English and Spanish from New Mexico State University. His work will be included in the forthcoming issue of Sin Fronteras/Writers without Borders. This poem is from a series titled Episode Episode.
Nobody helps nobody
Like a snake that eats poison-dart frogs that eat toxic beetles
it’s a case of sequestered venom:
they put the bag on the captain.