There is a certain
             pit in hell
for each desk clerk
             in a motel.
That Alighieri
             could not see,
because there is
             No Vacancy.

About the Poet

Robert Wooten's poems have appeared recently in New Verse News, Voices: the art and science of psychotherapy, The Fifth D . . ., Trajectory, Convergence, Möbius: the poetry magazine, Bear Creek Haiku, and Angle Poetry.