Category: Poetry

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The Stain

Fear: The New Passion


The Walking Stick

The First Line Was the Last to be Written

Why Publish?; We Told You Lies

Boxing with Sylvia Beach

Save the Date


Composed a Few Miles North of Los Angeles

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Advice to the Creator; Three Riddles

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The Seekers; Strength to Change; Distance

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Looking On

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Préface en Prose

Christmas at Washington’s Crossing

February Light; After the Stroke; A Half-Moon in March

When You Said That; Self of Steam; What looked like luck


On Simone Martini’s Portrait of Laura

From “A Child of the Future Perfect”

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Antigone at Colonus; A Word of Acknowledgment; The Moorland Road

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I’ve Rendered Myself

The Ekphrastic Poet; Song of the NRA

Time Travel; Benedicti


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We Walk Invisible



The Runner

His Voice

Remember; first snow

Two Windows; Epiphany; Wingbanger

The Streaming; Dream Interrupted—; S t a r r y N i g h t

The Diagnosis; The Wait; A Word

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The Head of the Table

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Fragments of a Marriage; Don’t Do It; Geniza

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The Enemy

Lanzarote; Lake Pleiad

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The Museum of Me; The Bishnoi Trees

The Glowing

Cold and Clear

Call and Response

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In Praise of Small Brooks

A Compensation of Sorts; How Poems Arrive; Dover Beach Reconsidered

To Berlin

Two Women Poets from the Persian

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The Village Called Kolonaki

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