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Four Sonnets for Monica Hand

Ægis

Jay

Take These Words

Ego as Deduction (Agnes Martin Speaks)

Preacher

We Raise Our Hands for Mercy

The Rules

From This Broken Symmetry

The Ruined Saint

Poems from the Archive

rich blue sky with a brighter blue in the center, ringed by darker jewel blue tones. arctic birds fly across the sky, their white bodies punctuating the sky.

Greater Solitude


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Lacrimae Rerum


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On Lazarus, Weeks before Her Death


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Lent


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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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Signs


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According


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The Preacher Addresses the Seminarians


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The Track in the Wilderness


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Death Room, Fort Scott, 1949


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black and white image looking upwards at overlapping tree branches, all spun in a circle because of the lens, so seen in blurs and dots of spinning round light.

Orbit


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The Field


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Blood Blessing


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The Death of Barabbas


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It Began with the Beginning: Alopecia Areata


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Three Roses


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purple lilies or violets in front of a blurred out green background in soft bluish light, framed in a rounded black rectangle.

Longing


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Prayer to the Holy Louse


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Zohar


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Some Small Bone


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Bishop (of air)


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Letter VII from the Western Coast of the British Isles to a Hermit Monk of the Thebaïd, Egypt, Sixth Century


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hydrangea


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Imperative


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The Harrowing


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Thoughts Without Order Concerning the Love of God


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a profile that is almost back of the head of a man driving. He has curly hair and in the front of the image, you can see the blurry top of his hand on the steering wheel. Sun comes in from through the windshield and casts a glow on his face. The whole image is washed in blue and green tones like it's underwater.

Aphorisms


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Guide to Avian Architecture


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Madrigal Aestival


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Daybreak, Winter


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Bird on Knee


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House of Sparrows


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image of a well-lit forest of tall pine trees with no off-shoot branches in the background. In the center of the image is a dark pine with two hands clutching it - you see that man stands behind the pine and grips the tree like he's trying to hold on.

Common Prayer


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Sometimes I Am Permitted


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The Six-Year-Old from the Ghetto Begging on Smolna Street in the Year 1942


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Bewilder


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Divine Wrath


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Plowboy’s Bible


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A Small Psalter


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A Study for a Figure at the Base of the Crucifixion


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Post-Miracle


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Lessons of a Gentle Childhood


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a woman in a yellow rainjacket walks away from the camera, a dog by her side. one of her feet is raised in movement. to her left is thick bramble and wheat and a large tree, illuminated by a hazy glow of sun. it looks like it just rained, the atmosphere is gauzy.

Taking the Byzantine Path to Monastiri Aghiou Ioannou


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Radiant Energy


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Creed in the Santa Ana Winds


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Hesychasterion


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Another Idiot Psalm


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The Censor


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Still Working it Out


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Grace in Action or Murphy’s Law in Reverse


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Star Child


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The Entry into Jerusalem


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Paradise


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Psalm for the Lost


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Caritas


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Prayer


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Advent


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Kneses Tifereth Israel Synagogue, Port Chester, New York


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Homage to a Philosopher of History as a Small Child


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Meeting-House Fire


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