Category: Poetry

From This Broken Symmetry

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Kalypso to Paul of Tarsus

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Crossing Again; The Fugitives; Brave Face; For the Adversary

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Lament; Driving Home

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To One in Mourning; Spiritual Direction

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Stammer; In Morocco

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At the Train Station circa 1982

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Poem Beginning with a Rejected Line by W. H. Auden

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Sisters; Home Place

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Playing the Magician

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Le Petit Déjeuner à Paradis; Gone Rogue, Gone Wild, Gone with the Morning Light

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Elegy for the Poet Adam Zagajewski

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Greta; The Lady Seen in Riga

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Mouse

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Émigré Library; Calendars

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100 Million Billion Stars Found Hiding in the Milky Way; The Organ Donor Discusses Options with Her Body; You Say Poetry Is Weather for the Mind, Not an Umbrella

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The Renaissance

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Aufklärung

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After Tacitus; The swallows have brought their young . . .

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The Party; Hexagon

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The Day Comes

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Cooking with Ella; We Look to Trees; Telling the Books

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Morigerati; Deafness

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This Unholy Mess, My Body, In Which Considerable Spirit Dwells

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Tell Me a Story; A Photograph from the Indian Wars; Cake

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The Multiverse; Under the Lawrence Tree

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On a Wire Through the Dark; The First Full Day of Fall

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Liminal; The Hourglass

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Hüzün; Mercato del Pesce, Catania; Lam’s Cosmology; Off-Off-Variation on Théophile Gautier’s “Promenade Nocturne”

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Behind the Numbers

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Daylight

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Woman Holding a Balance

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By Sea

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New Translations from Homer, The Odyssey

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Crossing the Line; Western Light; Biographia Literaria

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Epiphany, 1937

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Winterberry

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Beauty and Fear

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From the Esplanade; The Futurist

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The Zimmer Infusion Room

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Seven P.M.

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Three Poems by Two Russian Poets

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From the Mūlamadhyamakakārikā

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I Know a Fountain

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The Burden

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Final Sonnet

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From distant transit

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The Promise

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Kisaeng poems

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The Punch Line

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