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“I Traveled through a Land of Men…”

The House of Reinvention

I and We

What He Knew

To My Future Caregiver

Inside, she watches the hands of men

Shirley’s Spaniel

Cutting Hair

My Grandfather in Green

Anonymous in the Rain

Poems from the Archive

Coming back from the dead


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Fourth Week, First Contemplation, Second Prelude


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Enormous Holdings


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Credo


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A Christmas Story


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double exposure of the top of a verdant green tree branching onto a pale blue sky, overlaid with a photo of five-petaled white flowers in a cluster on top.

Imagineer of Variety


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I Am Poured Out Like Water


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When I Meet You


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Hail, Spirit


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Argyle among the Moveen Lads


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A Study for a Figure at the Base of the Crucifixion


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Blue Fig


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In Praise of the Ladder


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Repetition Compulsion


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Self-Portrait as a Lighthouse


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The Egret Tree


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Nostalgia for the Doughnut Shop


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Sentence


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It Began with the Beginning: Alopecia Areata


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Christmas Morning in a Hotel Room


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Ya-Quddus


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Hirudo Medicinalis


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image of a golden semi-translucent ash tray on top of a white wooden table, covered in old cigarette butts. a slit of light in a rectangular slat falls from the top left corner of the image to the bottom right.

Willie’s Not Right


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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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In the Candleroom at Saint Bartholomew’s on New Year’s Eve


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After


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Elegy for a Microbe Hunter


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Psalm for the Lost


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Kneses Tifereth Israel Synagogue, Port Chester, New York


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Naming the Thirst


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Scout’s Honor


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Apocalypse Love


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Self-Portrait with Preacher, Pain, and Snow


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a photo of a white stucco cathedral in a city of flat white stone houses. the image is overlaid with a faint haze of the same photo flipped upside down and placed on the top (reversed). There is a purple tint to the shadows, a bluish haze to the center of the image.

Lessons


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Prayer to the Holy Louse


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black and white image looking upward to the center ceiling of a vast cathedral, with an icon placed in a circle at the top of the ceiling. light pours in from the windows near the top. all the beams lead upwards.

The Cathedral of Barcelona


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How Long the Long Winter


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Fishguard Harbour  


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O Men


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The Angel of Rain


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To Begin With


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Devotion: For Our Bodies


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Scale


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A Song on Geronimo’s Grave


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Further Notes on the Martyrs


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The Wolf of Gubbio


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And I Will Look for You in Fields of Poppies


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The Fourth Horseman of the Apocalypse


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Between Prayer


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Sometimes a Prayer


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Question for My Father


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Translation Back Into Native Tongues


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The Waltz of Descartes and Mohammed


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Slaughterhouse Pond


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It’s Late


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Shoemaker in Fallujah


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The Rothko Chapel, Houston, Texas


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Blue Heron, Marlborough


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The Invented Child


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Grace in Action or Murphy’s Law in Reverse


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