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Poetry
Volume: 208.5 | Year: 2016

Table of Contents:

Maram al-Massri
Knocks on the door

Sherman Alexie
From Bestiary

Fatimah Asghar
My Love for Nature

John Ashbery
This Room

Peter Balakian
Head of Anahit/British Museum

Ari Banias
The Happy

Rick Barot
The Flea

Gary Barwin
Sonata for soprano saxophone

Richard Brautigan
A Boat

Tina Boyer Brown
I Have Waited for the Siren

Katharine Coles
From the Middle

Alfred Corn
Mickle Street

Eduardo C. Corral
Sentence
To a Straight Man

Toi Derricotte
Speculations about "I"

W. S. Di Piero
Nocturne
Tombo

Stephen Dunn
Propositions

Tarfia Faizullah
The Poem You've Been Waiting For

Carrie Fountain
Burn Lake

Graham Foust
And the Ghosts

Eliza Griswold
Water Table
Forecast
Sample
Lisbon
Sirens

David Harsent
from Salt

Ava Leavell Haymon
The Witch Has Told You a Story

Juan F. Herrera
Mind Core

Zilka Joseph
The Rice Fields

George Kalogeris
Rilke Rereading Holderlin

Nate Klug
Milton's God
Squirrels
Observer

Dorothea Lasky
Monsters

Sylvia Legris
Paulae (Order I)

Gwyneth Lewis
An Explanation of Doily

Campbell McGrath
Dawn

Maureen McLane
One Canoe
Best Laid
Every Day a Shiny Bright New Day

Stuart Mills
In the Low Countries

Clarke Moore
Ampersands
Strikes and Gutters

Eileen Myles
Uppity

Lorine Niedecker
A monster owl

Meghan O'Rourke
Sun In Days

Ron Padgett
Poem

Henry Parland
My hat

Pascale Petit
The Hummingbird Nest

Rowan Ricardo Phillips
Violins

Jacob Polley
The House that Jack Built

Melissa Range
Ofermod

Atsuro Riley
Thicket

Max Ritvo
The Big Loser
Dawn of Man

Katerina Rudcenkova
Yes, I live inside the piano

Carl Sandburg
Doors

Zachary Schomburg
The One About the Robbers

John Shoptaw
Least Concern

Lemony Snicket
All Good Slides Are Slippery

R. A. Villanueva
Sonnet 146

Diane Wakoski
And Now She Has Disappeared in Water

Liz Waldner
Trust

Franz Wright
Auto-Lullaby

Poets of Interest in this issue:

John Ashbery
This Room

 

Ari Banias
The Happy

 

Rick Barot
The Flea

 

Eduardo C. Corral
Sentence; To a Straight Man

 

Stephen Dunn
Propositions

 

Carrie Fountain
Burn Lake

 

Graham Foust
And the Ghosts

 

Dorothea Lasky
Monsters

 

Eileen Myles
Uppity

 

Meghan O'Rourke
Sun In Days

 

Rowan Ricardo Phillips
Violins

 

Zachary Schomburg
The One About the Robbers

 

Liz Waldner
Trust