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Poems from the Current Issue

The Angel of Rain

O Men

It’s Late

May My Right Hand Forget Me

Art and the Covenant

A Shroud for All Time

Early Morning on the B Line from Vero Beach to Orlando after a Poetry Festival

Meadow Flowers (Goldenrod and Wild Aster)

Signs

A Small Psalter

Poems from the Archive

Forgiveness


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A True Story


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a fish leaping upstream from a patch of white glinting gold water running in thick rivulets down a crest.

Fish Ladder, Damariscotta


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Daniel


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The First Horse of the Apocalypse


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The Age of Loss


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Icon of an Unknown Saint


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In the House of God


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Appeal to the Self


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On Saturday Night My Brother and I Go to the Auction


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[Honey lives only]


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three champagne glasses set on the ground in front of feet walking away from the champagne. the image is in black and white and made with film, it is grainy and has a nostalgic feel to it.

Oriana Fallaci in New York


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Fourth Week, First Contemplation, Second Prelude


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In Our First House of Marriage


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Confession: Quaker Meeting


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Cloudless


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June


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After Love


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World


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How the Band Becomes One Body


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The Perfectly Transparent Splinter


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The Grackles


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A Good Death


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Ars Poetica: Baptismal Story


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Sunrise Insomnia Service


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Note to My Sister from Notre Dame


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Adjusting to Darkness


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William Eggleston


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Fishguard Harbour  


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His Purgations  


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By Other Names


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Go Gentle


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Paper Route


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Salt of Sodom


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a cluster of snow bunting crocuses with buttery petals caught in streaks of sun on a dried grassy earth, their tips reaching upwards, their petals glowing and soft in the harsh sun.

Symphony in Yellow: A Young Girl Reading


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This Orange That


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Tuesday: Rhubarb, Lattice Crust


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Canticle of Want


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Another Idiot Psalm


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In a Dream William Stafford Visits Me


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From The Book of Brothers


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Beginnings Again


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Postscript


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Putting Out into the Deep from Gloucester


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One Morning


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Glowworm


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Smokers, Sunday Morning, 1975


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image of a woman with her face towards the camera and the sun behind her back, illuminating a large tree. she is in shadows, the hint of light on the side of her face from the light of the sun. in front of her flies grass, swirling around her in the air.

Yes, a nameless quietness…


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Sheet: A Psychology of Hatred


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Recompense His Paraclete


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The Reflection


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Friend


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The Sanctuary at Chimayó


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Night and Chaos


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Harmonium


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close up image of salt crystals all jammed together, looking like tiny square textured mountains of ice.

Three Small Elegies, on Leaving Gotland


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Ephesus


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Three Roses


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upward shot of the top of a large cathedral with two towers flanking the center structure, both with a turret at the very top (a steeple). the image is overlaid with light leaks of purple and red, and while the cathedral is lit by the sun, the shadows are green. it looks like the film was ruined, overexposed, or opened up, so the image is saturated with watercolor-ish colors.

Some Saint


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Monotheism


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Credo


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Monday: Peach


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According


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Nostalgia for the Doughnut Shop


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Temple Gaudete


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Our Royalty


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This Orange That


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And I Will Look for You in Fields of Poppies


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Self-Portrait with Preacher, Pain, and Snow


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Charisma


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The Open Window


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Uncomfortable Things


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Our Heads against the Walls


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Woman Holding a Balance


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The Soul


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Beginnings Again


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Cellar Door


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Ars Cantata


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this is a grayscale image: round balloons hover at the top of a church ceiling, underneath the rafters and by the windows which let in a little light into the dusky room.

The Wasp on Weddings


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a cluster of snow bunting crocuses with buttery petals caught in streaks of sun on a dried grassy earth, their tips reaching upwards, their petals glowing and soft in the harsh sun.

Symphony in Yellow: A Young Girl Reading


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The Microbiome and the Boson


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In the Beginning Was the Word


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Tabernacle


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I Loved You Before I Was Born


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Hymn


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Saint Francis Appears at the Scene of an Accident, Then Joins the Murmuration


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To Begin With


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Habits of Invention


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Guide to Avian Architecture


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Star Child


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Elegy for D.S.


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La Cicada Familia


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close up image of a grasshopper seen from underneath, presumably floating on a glass.

Don’t beckon yet!…


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Grace in Action or Murphy’s Law in Reverse


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Mixed Company


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I Am Poured Out Like Water


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Yam Kinneret: The Harp Music


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Sharing a Painting


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Advent, First Frost


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Still Life with Lily


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Quantum Theory


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At the Amphitheatrum Flavium


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Another Idiot Psalm


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Advent


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Near-Annunciation at Carroll’s Point


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The Window


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Leeks


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Backyard Apotheosis


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Cleft for Me Let Me Hide Myself from Thee


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Creed in the Santa Ana Winds


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The Waltz of Descartes and Mohammed


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From The Book of Brothers


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Lascaux


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close up image of salt crystals all jammed together, looking like tiny square textured mountains of ice.

Three Small Elegies, on Leaving Gotland


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Making Cents


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Faith


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The Key


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a still life painting with a blue background. on the top is leafy and flowery plants in a vase, bowls filled with fruit (figs and grapes and marrow bones). it is very opulent.

The Wasp on Renaissance Painters


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June


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upward shot of the top of a large cathedral with two towers flanking the center structure, both with a turret at the very top (a steeple). the image is overlaid with light leaks of purple and red, and while the cathedral is lit by the sun, the shadows are green. it looks like the film was ruined, overexposed, or opened up, so the image is saturated with watercolor-ish colors.

Some Saint


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