• New Fire

    In the after-dinner silence
    of neighbors, a night soaked
    in the smell of cut grass and childhood
    and the whir of insect hind-legs... more »

  • News Of Infertility

    Salt in your fields,
    your genes like hungry children
    who will tug the covers back
    most nights, to touch their small... more »

  • On Tanner's 'Night'

    Man and boy, the fishermen return
    well after sundown—no fish—
    when they finally bring their boat in for the day.... more »