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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

Meadow Flowers (Goldenrod and Wild Aster)


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By Other Names


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Image

Deus ex Machina


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Ex Nihilo


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Forgiveness


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Apocalypse Love


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landscape of stony crags and green grass, an area of yellow from the sun.

He Weeps among the Clare Antiquities


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Daybreak, Winter


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A Study for a Figure at the Base of the Crucifixion


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Plowboy’s Bible


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The Reflection


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a collection of wine glasses, short and squat glasses, and a clear vase-shaped glass for water sit on top of a black table. the rims of rounded elegant black chairs sit on either side of the table.

Elegy for William Carlos Williams on the Eve of His 125th Birthday


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Tuesday: Rhubarb, Lattice Crust


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Riverkeeper


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Absence Blooming


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Easter Pantoum


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Beginnings Again


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The Wolf of Gubbio


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The Gathering of Stones


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Repetition Compulsion


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golden squiggly soft moss shimmering in a haze of orange near the top of the frame, in a dark vignette

Molest the Dead


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Coming into the Kingdom


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Yam Kinneret: The Harp Music


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Sparrow


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June


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Quantum Theory


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Three Roses


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Rusted Chain


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Before All Things


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The Man in the Next Pew


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The Entry into Jerusalem


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Just Time


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More Strange


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The Good Samaritan Speaks


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Sometimes It’s Easy to Know What I Want


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Middle Distance, Morning


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Grace in Action or Murphy’s Law in Reverse


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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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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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The Iberian Muse


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Radiant Energy


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[Today, having swigged a half-liter]


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On Visiting Carthage


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Our Royalty


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The Years Were Patient with Me


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Paradise


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Foundations of a Marvelous Science


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Now I Lay Me Down


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Longsuffering


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Origin of God


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About Angels: Cahors, France, 2007


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Prayer


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Notre Dame


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Love’s Last


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The Waltz of Descartes and Mohammed


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In the Beginning Was the Word


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Making Dinner I Think about Poverty—


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Ephesus


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Harmonium


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For Whom the Resurrection is the Full Moon Rising


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