An excerpt from Bough Down
, Karen Green's transcendent book about surviving her husband's suicide.
A poem by Dennis O'Driscoll.
Poem from Behind a Gorilla Mask
Poem from Behind a Gorilla Mask by James Arthur.
William Butler Yeats
A poem by William Butler Yeats.
'Ecologic Sonnet', a visual poem by Fernando Aguiar.
A poem by Ashley Toliver.
07.20.12: Claudia Rankine and John Lucas
A poem on film by Claudia Rankine and John Lucas.
Study for Love’s Body
A poem by Katherine Larson.
A poem by John Barr, for September 11.
Stephen Vincent Benét
A poem by Stephen Vincent Benét.
"A View of the Sea"
A poem by J.D. McClatchy.
"Five Houses Down"
Five Houses Down, a poem by Christian Wiman.
Q, a poem by Sharon Olds.
@. "Like the whorl of an out-of-this-world ear..." A poem celebrating our most contemporary punctuation mark by Paul Muldoon.
Negligent Worldicide, a poem by Chase Twichell.
"W, a poem"
A poem about typography by Christian Bök.
"Unchopping A Tree"
"Start with the leaves, the small twigs, and the nests that have been shaken, ripped, or broken off by the fall; these must be gathered and attached once again to their respective places..." A prose poem by W.S. Merwin about how to unchop a tree.
"Describing Painting" a poem by Adam Zagajewski from his new book Eternal Enemies.
"Ode To My Toaster"
Ode To My Toaster, a poem by Allan Chochinov.
"The Coloring Book" (2006)
"The Coloring Book" by Rachel Hadas (2006)
"Design," a poem by Billy Collins.