At frsit sghit tihs peom
May seem imosspbile to raed
Touhgh, as soon as you aemttpt to
You will esilay scceued.

And fnid you udnersatnd it
And aslo taht it ryhems.
Athluogh, it mghit mkae you dzizy
If you raed it sverael tmies.

From The Fish Anthology 2008: Harlem River Blues, published by Fish Publishing
Copyright © Peter Cole 2008