Mortal World: Poems

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1995-09-01
  • Publisher: Louisiana State Univ Pr
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These are poems about beginnings and endings, written from the emotional center of experience.

Table of Contents

Leavingp. 1
Beginningp. 5
Forecastp. 6
On the Shorep. 7
Bloodspellp. 8
Aubadep. 11
Radiant Seasonp. 12
Sunday, Villefranchep. 13
The Summer I Was Pregnantp. 14
This Time, This Junep. 16
Scientists Search Burial Vault for Seventeenth-Century Airp. 17
Speaking of Lightp. 19
These Daysp. 21
Walking Outp. 22
Hotel, River Viewp. 25
Sunrise, Interchange, Ithacap. 27
Picture on the River Cherwellp. 28
Departure, Nicep. 30
Les Voyeursp. 32
There Is No One to Tell This Story Top. 34
Brush Clearingp. 36
Killing the Copperheadsp. 38
Accidentp. 40
In the Parking Lot of the County Regional Hospitalp. 41
Turning Pointp. 43
In the Night of the Heartp. 44
Resolutionp. 46
Circle of Nightp. 51
The Last Animal Dies in the Sarajevo Zoop. 53
"Refugees Flee Advancing Army"p. 55
The Moment at Handp. 57
As the Children's Carpool Departsp. 59
Two in the Moonp. 60
What Is Lastp. 61
What Is Left to Tellp. 62
Even in Dreams You Lie to Mep. 63
Getting Throughp. 64
July, Carolinap. 65
Intermezzop. 66
Boy Blowing Bubblesp. 67
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