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Monostich

Eve the Juggler

Sentimentalist

Étude for Disassembled Pump Organ

Instructions

Brood

Job’s wife brings coffee in the morning

Articles of Faith

Christ Is Risen

T. Elegans

Poems from the Archive

Saint Taciturn


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Elegy for a Microbe Hunter


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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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Homage to a Philosopher of History as a Small Child


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When the Lord Returns in His Creaturely Perfection


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Verbum: A Rhapsody


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Midrash


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Daniel


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Tabernacle


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hydrangea


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Onesimus


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March: Saint John the Divine


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From The Book of Brothers


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Hive Boxes


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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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And I Will Look for You in Fields of Poppies


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Enormous Holdings


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You Couldn’t Believe as I Did


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Imperative


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Image of a house in the dead of night. The house sits in the lower left half of the frame and looks like a cut-out from black paper, lit up only by purple light coming from the windows and doors. To the left is an enormous tree shrouded in shadows. A low cloud hangs near the right side sky of the frame. Above the house is a vast sweep of stars on the gray sky.

Domus


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This Orange That


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Hesychasterion


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Pantoum for Seven Words


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Translation Back Into Native Tongues


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Ashes, Etc.


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Bede’s Sparrow


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Shortnin’ Bread


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Colloquy


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I Stand and Knock


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Verdigris


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Magdalen


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I Loved You Before I Was Born


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The Death of Barabbas


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Kneeling Angel


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Sunrise Insomnia Service


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Between Prayer


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Kneses Tifereth Israel Synagogue, Port Chester, New York


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The Rothko Chapel, Houston, Texas


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Ex Nihilo, Then Us


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Venetian Villanelle


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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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The Track in the Wilderness


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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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Paper Route


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Prayer to the Holy Louse


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You Who Seek Grace from a Distracted God


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Lent: Deformed Pussy Willow


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overlook of rooftops in Jerusalem in 1940.

The New Jerusalem


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Anti-poetics


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El Cristo de Piedra


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The Taste of Eden


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Reflection upon Psalm 121


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Blue Fig


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Labyrinth, Chartres


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Guide to Avian Architecture


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On Lazarus, Weeks before Her Death


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Altarpiece


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Egypt’s Grief


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Poem in July


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To Begin With


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