Poetry Archives

 

WILLIAM AARNES: "Kindly"

CHANTEL ACEVEDO: "Rubies in Her Ears"

JONATHAN ALEXANDER: "Its Own Music"

SHERMAN ALEXIE: "Homily"

GIL ALLEN: "Blueberries"

GILBERT ALLEN: "Primary Research"

RANE ARROYO: "Surviving Utah"

HERMAN ASARNOW: "Double Fault"

CYNTHIA ATKINS: "Google Me"

AMANDA AUCHTER: "Photograph, April 1956"

AMANDA AUCHTER: "Wasteland of Parts"

DAVID B. AXELROD: "Autographs"

CRYSTAL BACON: "Margaret's Heart"

JASMINE V. BAILEY: "Procession of Santa Lucia"

DAVID BAKER: "Humble House"

DAVID BAKER: "Midwest: Georgics"

DAVID BAKER: "Separation"

JOHN BALABAN: "Finishing Up the Novel After Some Delay"

JOHN BALABAN: "For John Haag, Logger, Sailor, Housepainter, Poet, Professor, and Grower of Orchids"

JOHN BALABAN: "A Gift of Morning Water"

NED BALBO: "Dead Man Walking"

NED BALBO: "For My Stepdaughter, Who Missed the Apparition"

NED BALBO: "From the Maelstrom"

NED BALBO: "Marco Polo Reaches Kobiom, at the Edge of the Desert"

NED BALBO: "On Goodbyes"

BARRY BALLARD: "Autumn"

BARRY BALLARD: "Paper Trees"

BARRY BALLARD: "The Re-invited"

JON BALLARD: "The Peach Orchard"

WALTER BARGEN: "Paperwork"

WALTER BARGEN: "Prague Floods, 2002"

WALTER BARGEN: "Visual Appeal"

WALTER BARGEN: "War Feathers"

WENDY BARKER: "Beyond a Certain Age, I Look for Paris in Paris"

LISA BARNETT: "The Night Watchman of Alcatraz"

TONY BARNSTONE: "Oh, Great, He Gets To Go on Vacation"

TINA BARR: "At the Infirmary"

JUDITH BARRINGTON: "Frequencies"

JACKIE BARTLEY: "The Moon through Blue Glass"

ANNETTE BASALYGA: "Going Blind"

CLAIRE BATEMAN: "Another Poem on Blue"

CLAIRE BATEMAN: "Flight Path"

CLAIRE BATEMAN: "Plunge"

CLAIRE BATEMAN: "Pudding"

GRACE BAUER: "Brief Elegy"

JILL PÉLAEZ BAUMGAERTNER: "How She Became a Ziegfeld Girl"

JILL PÉLAEZ BAUMGAERTNER: "Uprooted"

MICHAEL BAZZETT: "The Wasp in March"

J.P. DANCING BEAR: "Chiroptera"

J.P. DANCING BEAR: "Island Like a Heart"

J.P. DANCING BEAR: "Stone City"

PHILIP BELCHER: "Another Good Morning"

NATHANIEL BELLOWS: "Mercy"

ROY BENTLEY: "Rimbaud Dying"

STEPHEN BENZ: "St Ambrose's Boarding School"

MAXIANNE BERGER: "Childless at the Shoestore"

MAXIANNE BERGER: "Exposure"

PAM BERNARD: "War Work"

ROBERT JAMES BERRY: "Maps"

MARY BIDDINGER: "The Last Man She Ever Knew"

MARY BIDDINGER: "Other Countries"

MARY BIDDINGER: "Saint Monica Burns It Down"

MARY BIDDINGER: "Treaty Line"

MICHELLE BITTING: "The Exterminator's Wife"

MICHELLE BITTING: "Premiere"

MICHELLE BITTING: "Wheel of Fortune"

SHEILA BLACK: "Romance"

SHEILA BLACK: "What I Know of You"

KIMBERLY BLAESER: "Apprenticed to Justice"

CHANA BLOCH: "Try, Try Again"

MICHAEL BLUMENTHAL: "Autobiography of a Face"

DEBORAH BOGEN: "Dakota Schism"

DEBORAH BOGEN: "October"

DEBORAH BOGEN: "November"

DEBORAH BOGEN: "Vigil"

ACE BOGGESS: "'What Is Your Favorite Movie'"

DAVID BOND: "At the Annual Thresherman's Show"

DAVID BOND: "Catalpa"

ELLY BOOKMAN: "Las Vegas, 1981"

KARINA BOROWICZ: "Genie the Imprisoned Child"

KARINA BOROWICZ: "The Old Country"

NANCY BOTKIN: "A Crowd Inside"

ANNE BRITTING BOWMAN: "Looking Back up the Hospital Drive"

JAMES BRASFIELD: "Northern Bay"

TARA BRAY: "Ice Fishermen Through a Library Window"

SCOTT BRENNAN: "Toboggan"

GAYLORD BREWER: "Apologia to Mars and Moon"

KIM BRIDGFORD: "Iceland"

KIM BRIDGFORD: "Postcard of Speckled Eggs, Iceland"

KIM BRIDGFORD: "Remembrance"

KIM BRIDGFORD: "Tightrope Walker"

RONDA BROATCH: "Impermanence"

RONDA BROATCH: "Reasons for Your Forgetting"

RONDA BROATCH: "Woman Feeds on the Fragments of a Day Without Rain"

ANNE C. BROMLEY: "Monsoon Theatre"

MICHELLE BROOKS: "Speak Without Blood"

T. ALAN BROUGHTON:"Acceleration"

T. ALAN BROUGHTON: "Bird in the Garage"

T. ALAN BROUGHTON: "The Dead, Reclining"

T. ALAN BROUGHTON: "Discoveries"

T. ALAN BROUGHTON: "I Always Wanted to Fly"

T. ALAN BROUGHTON: "Keepers of the Dead"

SARAH BROWNSBERGER: "A Golden Plover"

DEBRA BRUCE: "Women's Divorce Group"

JULIE BRUCK: "Snapshot at Uxmal, 1972"

NICK BRUNO: "Malinconia"

CHRIS BULLARD: "Narcissus"

E.G. BURROWS: "The Beach at Moon's Resort"

SARAH BUSSE: "Folding the Clothes"

KATHRYN STRIPLING BYER: "Beachwalkers"

LAURA BYLENOK: "Elegy with Snow"

KAREN CARISSIMO: "Christine"

MARTHA CARLSON-BRADLEY: "Woodcut Illustrations"

JARED CARTER: "Artifice"

JARED CARTER: "Dark Transit"

JARED CARTER: "Daydream"

JARED CARTER: "Hidden Door"

JARED CARTER: "Honor System"

JARED CARTER: "John Brown and His Men, with Some Account of the Roads Traveled to Reach Harper's Ferry"

JARED CARTER: "Journeyman"

JARED CARTER: "The Pool at Noon"

JARED CARTER: "Prophet Township"

JARED CARTER: "Scything a Path"

JARED CARTER: "Treadwheel"

JARED CARTER: "War"

JARED CARTER: "Weed-Eater"

JARED CARTER: "While Cleaning Out the Garage"

PATRICIA CASPERS: "Year of Drought"

MICHAEL CATHERWOOD: "Three Variations on the Suspension of Time"

JAMES CERVANTES: "Spring Loaded"

CHRISTOPHER CESSAC: "Romance, Wisconsin"

CATHERINE CHAMPION: "Winter Solstice"

ROBIN CHAPMAN: "Bowing to the Ostrich"

ROBIN CHAPMAN: "Provisioning, Moab, Utah"

ROBIN CHAPMAN: "Six True Things"

ROBIN CHAPMAN: "Triggering Town"

MIKE CHASAR: "Echinoidea Freddy"

SUSANNA CHILDRESS: "Why Every Man Should Knit"

GEORGE DAVID CLARK: "Numismatist and Laughing Girl"

PATRICIA CLARK: "After Lightning"

PATRICIA CLARK: "Elegy for Wilma"

PATRICIA CLARK: "Grove"

PATRICIA CLARK: "It Was Raining in Middlesburg"

PATRICIA CLARK: "Olentangy Elegy"

PATRICIA CLARK: "Turning Away from the River"

JOANNE M. CLARKSON: "Not My Father's Arms"

LIZ N. CLIFT: "Dirt, Like a Lover's Hand on the Small of My Back"

LIZ N. CLIFT: "Quarry"

LIZ N. CLIFT: "Strangers"

BRAD CLOMPUS: "Elephant House, 1977"

STEPHEN CLOUD: "Dead End in Istanbul"

SUSAN COHEN: "Valentine"

KATHARINE COLES: "Collector"

KATHARINE COLES: "Hawks"

BILLY COLLINS: "Fiftieth Birthday Eve"

NICK CONRAD: "Mountain"

MARK CONWAY: "Having Gone to the Ends of the Earth"

MARK CONWAY: "Orpheus Speaks"

MARK CONWAY: "No Orpheus, No Way Home"

CHRISTINA COOK: "Elegant Wreckage"

PETER COOLEY: "The Climbers"

ALFRED CORN: "Antarctic"

ALFRED CORN: "Bond Street Underground"

ALFRED CORN: "Swiss Army Knife"

NICK COURTRIGHT: "The Scoreboard"

KELLY CRESSIO-MOELLER: "White Stones"

BARBARA CROOKER: "All There Is To Say"

BARBARA CROOKER: "The Comet and the Opossum"

BARBARA CROOKER: "Driving Under the Clerestory of Leaves"

BARBARA CROOKER: "Ears of Wheat, 1890"

BARBARA CROOKER: "Impressionism"

BARBARA CROOKER: "In the Late Summer Garden"

BARBARA CROOKER: "Lemons"

BARBARA CROOKER: "One Word"

BARBARA CROOKER: "Oriental Poppies"

BARBARA CROOKER: "White Lilacs"

BARBARA CROOKER: "Women Picking Olives, 1889"

CHRISTINE CUCCIO: "New Jersey Spring"

HEIDI CZERWIEC: "Reverse Railroad"

HEIDI CZERWIEC: "Victorian Daguerreotype Series (Late 19th Century)"

CYRIL DABYDEEN: "Anaconda's Doubt"

PHILIP DACEY: "Song of the Dented Can"

PHILIP DACEY: "Choreographing Whitman: Timber Creek"

RACHEL DACUS: "Flight"

RACHEL DACUS: "Flame"

CATHERINE DALY: "Buttercup"

JIM DANIELS: "All in the Presentation: Spring Water, Michigan, 1977"

JIM DANIELS: "Comic Short, December Night, Pittsburgh"

JIM DANIELS: "Communism, Marlboros, Peaches"

LIGHTSEY DARST: "June"

CAROL V. DAVIS: "Early Morning, Beijing"

CAROL V. DAVIS: "Porto and Sherry Sandeman (an advertising poster, 1931)"

CAROL V. DAVIS: "Singer and His Sewing Machine"

PAMELA DAVIS: "Flight"

KWAME DAWES" "Among the Dithering Feathers"

KWAME DAWES: "Rituals Before the Poem"

LUCILLE LANG DAY: "Autumn, the Girl"

LUCILLE LANG DAY: "Birds of San Pancho"

MARK DEFOE: "At a Website I Am Asked for My Mother's Name"

TENEICE DURRANT DELGADO: "Susan"

HEATHER DERR-SMITH: "Impartation"

JEANINE DERUSHA: "Robert Segee's Confession"

PAUL DICKEY: "Dean's Tree Service"

PAUL DICKEY: "Workshop on Metrics"

MICHAEL DIEBERT: "Razorback Gift Shop"

MICHAEL DOBBERSTEIN: "Autobiography"

MOCHAEL DOBBERSTEIN: "Chiaroscuro"

MICHAEL DOBBERSTEIN: "Greenville Road"

MICHAEL DOBBERSTEIN: "Our Story"

MICHAEL DOBBERSTEIN: "November as Meditation"

MICHAEL DOBBERSTEIN: "Ruck"

MICHAEL DOBBERSTEIN: "Weight"

JEANNINE DOBBS: "I Confess, I Wanted To Be June"

LYNN DOMINA: "Creeping Things"

DANIEL DONAGHY: "Snapshot: Four Turkeys at the Feeders"

SUSAN DONNELLY: "Congo School"

SUSAN DONNELLY: "The Guardian"

SUSAN DONNELLY: "Who Would True Valour See"

SEAN THOMAS DOUGHERTY: "The Snow Capped Mountains That Surround the City Begin to Dance"

JOHN DREXEL: "No History, No Geography"

JOHN DRURY: "In the Green Room"

REBECCA DUNHAM: "Forgiveness"

REBECCA DUNHAM: "Rebecca"

REBECCA DUNHAM: "Toast of the Terrarium"

REBECCA DUNHAM: "Letter-Elegy"

REBECCA DUNHAM: "Two Photographs"

CORNELIUS EADY: "Aretha Franklin's Inauguration Hat"

CORNELIUS EADY: "The Inaugural Poem, January, 1961"

LYNNELL EDWARDS: "Easter Monday"

LYNNELL EDWARDS: "Hunt"

LYNNELL EDWARDS: "The Offices of Flowers"

LYNNELL EDWARDS: "Suite for Red River Gorge"

LYNNELL EDWARDS: "To Rake Leaves"

W.D. EHRHART: "Coaching Winter Track inTime of War"

W.D. EHRHART: "Golfing with My Father"

AMY EISNER: "2012"

GEORGE EKLUND: "Homage to Jim"

SUSAN ELBE: "Constellations"

SUSAN ELBE: "Will Come Back"

CHRIS ELLIS: "The Aquarium"

CHRIS ELLIS: "Finding the Dragon"

CHRIS ELLIS: "Heavy Snow"

CHRIS ELLIS: "Morning"

CLAUDIA EMERSON: "Ground Truth"

CLAUDIA EMERSON: "Vacancy"

MYRON ERNST: "The Carousel at the End of August"

MYRON ERNST: "On Being Old in Winter"

KATHERINE SANCHEZ ESPANO: "Glassmaking"

JOHN ESTES: "Round About"

R.G. EVANS: "Certain Words"

R.G. EVANS: "Forecast"

BERNARDINE EVARISTO: "The Betrothal"

BERNARDINE EVARISTO: "Londinium Tour Guide (Unofficial)"

BERNARDINE EVARISTO: "The Price You Pay, My Beautiful Wife"

PATRICIA FARGNOLI: "Anniversaries"

PATRICIA FARGNOLI: "Cold River Season"

PATRICIA FARGNOLI: "Dreamwork"

PATRICIA FARGNOLI: "Hallows"

PATRICIA FARGNOLI: "Hopper's Paintings"

PATRICIA FARGNOLI: "Midnight in the Moabi Tree"

PATRICIA FARGNOLI: "Oh, So You're Doing a Handbook Again"

PATRICIA FARGNOLI: "The Places Between"

PATRICIA FARGNOLI: "Sag Harbor Sundown"

PATRICIA FARGNOLI: "The Swankeeper"

PATRICIA FARGNOLI: "The Weight"

JENNIFER FETT: "Islamorada"

CLIFFORD PAUL FETTERS: "A Walk in an Open Gallery"

ANNIE FINCH: "Each in Our Own Craft"

ANNIE FINCH: "Fawns"

ANNIE FINCH: "Wine-Glass Woman"

GARY FINCKE: "Before Salk"

GARY FINCKE: "Competitive Eating"

GARY FINCKE: "What's Next?"

ANN FISHER-WIRTH: "Frequencies"

ANN FISHER-WIRTH: "Happiness"

ANN FISHER-WIRTH: "Sweetgum Country"

CHARLES FISMAN: "Diwali Morning"

CHARLES FISHMAN: "Passing September"

BRENT FISK: "Pine Lake, Late Summer"

STACIA FLEEGAL: "Standing Guard"

LAURA DAVIES FOLEY: "Echoes"

LAURA DAVIES FOLEY: "My Father's Roses"

LAURA DAVIES FOLEY: "Where There Is Rejoicing, There Should Be Trembling"

LAURA FOLEY: "The Absent Place"

WILLIAM FORD: "Dragging at Richmond"

WILLIAM FORD: "Fisherman"

WILLIAM FORD: "The House of Music"

WILLIAM FORD: "My Old Paperbacks"

WILLIAM FORD: "Orange County Church"

REBECCA FOUST: "Elocution Lesson"

REBECCA FOUST: "On the Wagon"

REBECCA FOUST: "Prodigal"

KATE FOX: "Kathleen Scott-Young's Sonnet to Mallory"

KATE FOX: "No More"

KATE FOX: "That Evening Sun"

DAISY FRIED: "Jackie's Wedding"

DAISY FRIED: "Liberalism"

JEFF FRIEDMAN: "Night of the Bat"

JEFF FRIEDMAN: "Two Salesmen (Sunday Night, Fall 1961)"

ALICE FRIMAN: "Blue"

ALICE FRIMAN: "Of Crockery and Mythic Tales"

ALICE FRIMAN: "This April"

ANDREW FRISARDI: "No Photo"

CAROL FRITH: "Figures on the Street"

CAROL FROST: "One Fine Day"

KATE GALE: "Poker Players"

BRENDAN GALVIN: "A Neolithic Meditation"

PAMELA GARVEY: "The Wasp Nest Growing Inside Our Window Frame"

PAMELA GEMIN: "Bottom of the Cup"

PAMELA GEMIN: "Desire"

PAMELA GEMIN: "Raspberries"

PAMELA GEMIN: "What's Going On"

REGINALD GIBBONS: "After Weng Wei"

REGINALD GIBBONS: "Logic"

REGINALD GIBBONS: "Refuge"

JOHN GILGUN: "Ahab's Son"

JOHN GILGUN: "The Ant in the Shadow of This Blade of Grass"

ELLEN GOLDSTEIN: "You Ask If I Have Plans"

JESSICA GOODFELLOW: "Search Party, Called Off"

BRENT GOODMAN: "Monona Bay"

HENRIETTA GOODMAN: "Navigation"

DAVID GRAHAM: "Annabelle's Story"

DAVID GRAHAM: "Cold Comfort"

DAVID GRAHAM: "Controlled Skid"

DAVID GRAHAM: "Self-Portrait Against Dream"

DAVID GRAHAM: "Strange Glitter"

DAVID GRAHAM: "These Are the Days of Deer Flies and Mosquitoes"

TAYLOR GRAHAM: "Listening for Answers"

TAYLOR GRAHAM: "Monday on the Lake"

TAYLOR GRAHAM: "Talavera"

ETHAN GRANT: "Observation Hours"

JULIANA GRAY: "May Morning, Dachau"

TIMOTHY GRAY: "Samaritan"

CARRIE GREEN: "Selecting Oranges in Lue Gim Gong's Grove"

WILLIAM GREENWAY: "Good Stories"

CAROLYN GUINZIO: "Floor & Wall"

ANNE HAINES: "Swallowed"

H.PALMER HALL: "A Dream of Hoops"

H. PALMER HALL:"Ghost Lights"

H. PALMER HALL: "New Names"

H. PALMER HALL: "Relics in Verse of an Old War"

H. PALMER HALL: "Something"

H. PALMER HALL: "A Sonnet for Napalm"

H. PALMER HALL: "Vietnam Roulette"

CAROL HAMILTON: "Tourists"

KALIMA HAMILTON: "Kindle"

PAMELA HAMMOND: "Near a Desert Monastery"

CHERA HAMMONS: "Outflow"

ELIZABETH HARLIN-FERLO: "Drift"

JAMES HARMS: "Keep My Word"

JUDITH HARRIS: "Before Dawn"

GWEN HART: "Spell"

PENNY HARTER: "Archaeology"

PENNY HARTER: "The Lens of Fire"

KATHLEEN HELLEN: "Pastel"

ELISE HEMPEL: "Blind Dates Back Then"

ELISE HEMPEL: "Today's Mail"

DANIEL HENRY: "Jumpshots in the Dark"

DANIEL HENRY: "Love Poem (with Plane Crash)"

GREGG HERTZLIEB: "Scraper"

GRAHAM HILLARD: "Sidewinder"

BERNHARD HILLILA: "Grant Park Concert"

BERNHARD HILLILA: "Plaza Beach Motel"

BERNHARD HILLILA: "Sand Mining"

IVAN HOBSON: "At the Fair's Speed-Pitch Booth"

JOHN HOGAN: "Thurifer"

JONATHAN HOLDEN: "The History of the Wedge"

JONATHAN HOLDEN: "Knowing"

JONATHAN HOLDEN: "The Names of the Rapids"

THOMAS ALAN HOLMES: "Dish"

SUZANNE MARIE HOPCROFT: "Mollusk"

RANDALL HORTON: "A Blues Birthed into Go-Go"

ANN HOSTETLER: "Heirlooms"

ANN HOSTETLER: "Topeka, Indiana"

PAUL HOSTOVSKY: "Bagpiper Among the Geese"

RAY HOUCHIN: "Hymn to Her"

ADAM HOULE: "The Vine Knife"

T.R. HUMMER: "Evening Report"

T.R. HUMMER: "Everything That Is the Case"

TOM C. HUNLEY: "Um"

BETHANY SCHULTZ HURST: "Ice Cave: Shoshone, Idaho"

JASON HUSKEY: "34-Counter"

JOSEPH HUTCHISON: "White Peak"

COLETTE INEZ: "Doors"

CHARLES ISRAEL: "At the South Carolina Home for the Feeble-Minded, 1857"

Z. MICHAEL JACK: "Postcard, 1959: Coon Rapids, Iowa. Halcyon Days"

Z. MICHAEL JACK: "1955:An Incendiary Year in the Register, Claiming"

GRAY JACOBIK: "The Apple Tree"

GRAY JACOBIK: "Sasturgi: Wind-Sculpted Snow"

RHODA JANZEN: "Fingerling Lice Cup"

RHODA JANZEN: "First Time"

ANDREW JARVIS: "Rail Man"

EDISON JENNINGS: "Elegy, Two Years Later"

GWENDOLYN JENSEN: "Circus"

HALVARD JOHNSON: "Nimbus"

HALVARD JOHNSON: "Obligation"

MARCI RAE JOHNSON: "William Blake Contemplates Enlightenment"

MICHAEL JOHNSON: "Once a Whaling Station"

DOUG JONES: "Coverings"

MARIE C. JONES: "Cape Cod"

NATHAN S.JONES: "Man Looking into the Sea"

ALLISON JOSEPH: "Ballade for Motherless Daughters"

ALLISON JOSEPH: "Ghazal for My Sisters"

ALLISON JOSEPH: "Little Epiphanies"

ALLISON JOSEPH: "Petition"

DAVID JOSEPH: "Childhood"

ADRIANNE KALFOPOULOU: "Holy Agony"

ADRIANNE KALFOPOULOU: "Skin"

MARILYN KALLET: "Dr. Robert Darwin Weighs In"

JULIE KANE: "Frequencies"

JEN KARETNICK: "Millipedes in the Wet Season"

JEN KARETNICK: "Reflection at Umatilla"

JULIA KASDORF: "Seasonal Work"

GREG KEELER: "Our Lusts"

GREG KEELER: "Our Pleasant Assassins"

GREG KEELER: "Recipe for Late September"

GREG KEELER: "Under the River's Rush"

ROBIN KEMP: "Climbing"

LAURA KENNELLY: "Pre-Op"

JESSE LEE KERCHEVAL: "Bang"

RUSS KESLER: "Fisherman"

RUSS KESLER: "From a Fifties Childhood"

RUSS KESLER: "Self Portrait"

CLAIRE KEYES: "Sand into Stone"

ATHENA KILDEGAARD: "In the Kirkegaard, December"

ATHENA KILDEGAARD: "Middle Age"

ATHENA KILDEGAARD: "Nocturne"

ATHENA KILDEGAARD: "Tenderness"

DAVID KIRBY: "Joe Louis in Idaho"

LEIGH KIRKLAND: "Flautist at the Al Fresco Wedding"

ELIZABETH KIRSCHNER: "The Creamy Gardenia"

JAFF KNORR: "Alfalfa"

JEFF KNORR: "Hands"

JEFF KNORR: "Winter Turkeys"

JOHN KNOX: "Pentecost: 30 June 1993"

JAN KOENEN: "August"

SANDRA KOHLER: "Woken"

JESSICA DE KONINCK: "The Funhouse"

MIRIAM N. KOTZIN: "Remission"

MIRIAM N. KOTZIN: "Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Poetry Reading"

KAREN KOVACIK: "Flooding the House"

NORBERT KRAPF: "The Blueberry Bush"

NORBERT KRAPF: "Goodnight Irene"

NORBERT KRAPF: "Still Dark"

LEN KRISAK: "Conflation"

JUDY KRONENFELD: "Her Vacated House"

THEA S. KUTICKA: "At the Department of Motor Vehicles"

CHERYL LACHOWSKI: "The Burn"

CHERYL LACHOWSKI: "Looking West"

STEPHEN LACKAYE: "Trick"

SARA LAMERS: "In My Religion"

LAURIE LAMON: "Not in a Certain Light"

LAURIE LAMON: "Walking the Dog in the Dark"

ELIZABETH LANGEMAK: "Marriage"

SANDY LANGHORN: "The Summer Saint"

W.F. LANTRY: "Seed"

DORIANNE LAUX: "Mine Own Phil Levine"

MICHAEL LAVERS: "One Version of a Dream"

MERCEDES LAWRY: "Canted"

MERCEDES LAWRY: "Whiskey Songs"

ANNA LEAHY: "Cornfields"

GARY LECHLITER: "Bobby Signs Bluegrass"

KATHLEEN BREWIN LEWIS: "Sapelo"

LISA LEWIS: "A Threat in May"

LAURENCE LIEBERMAN: "Angel at the Helm"

LAURENCE LIEBERMAN: "The Ballad of Jack-Tar Rum"

LAURENCE LIEBERMAN: "Exodus of Butterflies"

LAURENCE LIEBERMAN: "Ode to Radio Antilles"

LAURENCE LIEBERMAN: "Stick Paramours"

LAURENCE LIEBERMAN: "White Shadow, Yank Hitcher"

ROBERT LIETZ: "Adapting the Cuisine"

ROBERT LIETZ: "Street-Class Harmonies (1)"

APRIL LINDNER: "Her Hands"

FRANNIE LINDSAY: "Grandmother of the Groom"

FRANNIE LINDSAY: "Keeping a Tropical Plant Alive in the North"

FRANNIE LINDSAY: "In Praise of the Nearly Forgotten"

FRANNIE LINDSAY: "Mercies"

FRANNIE LINDSAY: "Mother and Father, Father and Mother"

FRANNIE LINDSAY: "Prayer on Janet's Birthday"

FRANNIE LINDSAY: "Talking to My Father About God"

FRANNIE LINDSAY: "Walking an Old Woman into the Sea"

JOHN LINSTROM: "Out of State"

MARY LINXWEILER: "Fearless"

MARY LINXWEILER: "Mistaken Words"

JULIA LISELLA: "Frequencies"

THOMAS DAVID LISK: "Metaphors and Sausage"

DIANE LOCKWARD: "April at the Arboretum"

DIANE LOCKWARD: "How Heavy the Snow"

DIANE LOCKWARD: "'How is a Shell Like Regret'"

DIANE LOCKWARD: "Hunger in the Morning"

DIANE LOCKWARD: "Last Dance"

DIANE LOCKWARD: "Sinkholes"

DIANE LOCKWARD: "Sweet Images"

DIANE LOCKWARD: "Temptation by Water"

DIANE LOCKWARD: "The Temptation of Mirage"

RACHEL LODEN: "Continental Drift"

RACHEL LODEN: "Reconstructed Face"

JOEL LONG: "Cold June"

JOANNE LOWERY: "At the Farmer's Market, Death"

JOANNE LOWERY: "Columbus Day Weekend"

KIM LOZANO: "At the Titanic Museum"

SHERYL LUNA: "Elegy for Narcissus"

MARGARET MACKINNON: "Mary Shelley's Dream"

MARGARET MACKINNON: "Your Garden in Winter"

JENNIFER MACPHERSON: "Aphasia"

AUSTIN MACRAE: "Cycling"

AL MAGINNES: "Old Records"

AL MAGINNES: "The Moon as Absence and Desire"

MARY MAKOFSKE: "Another Art"

MARY MAKOFSKE: "In the Braille Garden"

PETER MAKUCK: "New Year's Day, Bogue Banks"

HEATHER MARING: "Taco Bell, Hannibal, Missouri"

DIANE K. MARTIN: "As It Never Was"

DIANE K. MARTIN: "Life Drawing"

DAVID MASON: "Bristlecone Pine"

STEPHEN MASSIMILLA: "Plum Summer"

CHRISTA MASTRANGELO: "O"

SEBASTIAN MATTHEWS: "Miracle Day"

SEBASTIAN MATTHEWS: "Zones of Providence"

WILLIAM MATTHEWS: "On the Porch at the Frost Place, Franconia, N.H."

CATHY MCARTHUR: "Rooms"

GREG MCBRIDE: "Crossing Over"

GREG MCBRIDE: "Dead Man's Word"

GREG MCBRIDE: "Night Game"

GREG MCBRIDE: "The Occupation"

GREG MCBRIDE: "Whistled Alive"

MARILYN MCCABE: "Lakeshore Limited"

JANET MCCANN: "The Bookstore on Broadway in Albany: AWP Conference 1999"

JANET MCCANN: "Taking Off the Face"

TODD MCCARTY: "The Language of Stalks and Water"

JOEL MCCOLLOUGH: "Cards Every Friday"

JOEL MCCOLLOUGH: "Scroll"

SJOHNNA MCCRAY: "The Widower"

JOHN MCDERMOTT: "Broken Jukeboxes Half Buried in Sand"

WALT MCDONALD: "Grandmother's House at Kitty Hawk"

WALT MCDONALD: "Leaving the Scene"

WALT MCDONALD: "The War in Bosnia"

WALT MCDONALD: "The Winter They Bombed Pearl Harbor"

RON MCFARLAND: "Vaulting Ambition"

ROSE MCLARNEY: "Guts, Gleam"

SUSAN MCLEAN: "The Mirror's Desolation"

BOB MCNAMARA: "Digging Morning Glory"

MOLLY MELLINGER: "Dziadek"

MICHAEL MEYERHOFER: "The First Law of Thermodynamics"

MICHAEL MEYERHOFER: "Portrait of a Midwestern Exile on Wheels"

CHELLE MIKO: "Pickpocket"

PEGGY MILLER: "Trees and Air"

TERRY MINCHOW-PROFFITT: "This Blanched Abrasion We Call 'In'"

TERRY MINCHOW-PROFFITT: "Gasoline"

NORMAN MINNICK: "For a Wounded Hawk"

WENDY MNOOKIN: "After Her Husband Dies"

JEFF MOCK: "A Brief History of the Future"

JEFF MOCK: "The Riches of the Garden"

JEFF MOCK: "Undoing"

JUDITH MONTGOMERY: "Blue Crow and Shadow"

JUDITH MONTGOMERY: "Death Slips Up at Ristorante Monte Carlo"

JUDITH MONTGOMERY: "On the Comb as Outward and Visible Sign"

JUDITH MONTGOMERY: "Vacation"

JULIE L. MOORE: "Afterlife"

JULIE L. MOORE: "Barn Burning"

TRAVIS MOSSOTTI: "Autumn"

TRAVIS MOSSOTTI: "My Brother's House"

TRAVIS MOSSOTTI: "Picked Clean"

RICK MULKEY: "Connecting the Dots"

KATHLEEN MULLEN: "Cleome"

KATHLEEN MULLEN: "Narcissus"

KAY MULLEN: "An Dinh Palace"

KAY MULLEN: "Never the Same"

KAY MULLEN: "Sidewalk Artist"

KAY MULLEN: "Who Knows"

KAY MULLEN: "You Ask Why I Left"

JIM MURPHY: "Basement Occupations"

STEVE MYERS: "Brief Conversation, Milbridge, ME"

ERIC NELSON: "In Her Memory"

MURIEL NELSON: "In a Fog"

PAUL NELSON: "Busy"

PAUL NELSON: "Making Me Look"

JEFF NEWBERRY: "Pantoum on a Line by Weldon Kees"

RICHARD NEWMAN: "Old Lady at the Beach"

JOEY NICOLETTI: "The Cook-Out"

JOEY NICOLETTI: "Maintenance"

JOEY NICOLETTI: "Reverse Graffiti"

JOEY NICOLETTI: "Risotto Elegy"

JOHN A. NIEVES: "Grain Moon"

JOHN A. NIEVES: "Historiography"

JOHN A. NIEVES: "Through Ends of Autumn"

JEAN NORDHAUS: "All There Is of Light"

JEAN NORDHAUS: "As If to Say"

MIL NORMAN-RISCH: "Downingsville Road, Vermont"

WILLIAM NOTTER: "On the Come-Along"

EDWARD NUDELMAN: "Photo"

RICHARD O'CONNELL: "Voladores"

ANGELA ALAIMO O'DONNELL: "Night"

ANGELA ALAIMO O'DONNELL: "Sonnet for St. Sylvia"

APRIL OSSMANN: "The Mechanical Home Care Bed"

APRIL OSSMAN: "Venture"

ALICIA OSTRIKER: "Surface/Draft 6"

MARTIN OTT: "Breathless"

JOHN OWEN: "Grief Harbor, 1995"

JAMES OWENS: "Albedo"

JAMES OWENS: "Temple"

DARLENE PAGAN: "The Quarry"

WILLIAM PAGE: "The Flush of Hearts"

WILLIAM PAGE: "The Heathen"

WILLIAM PAGE: "Illusions"

WILLIAM PAGE: "Swifts"

NANCY PAGH: "Oars"

JON PALZER: "Advice for Night Time"

ELISE PASCHEN: "Cicadas"

ELISE PASCHEN: "Hive"

ELISE PASCHEN: "Moving In"

LEE PASSARELLA: "Immanence"

RICHARD PAU-LLOSA: "Caudillo Rising"

RICHARD PAU-LLOSA: "Flight to L.A."

MEGAN PEAK: "Gulf Coast, 6th Grade"

JOANNA PEARSON: "The Conjoined Twins"

JOEL PECKHAM: "Blind Spots"

JOEL PECKHAM: "My Son, Five, Dancing"

JOEL PECKHAM: "Nightwalking"

NICOLE PEKARSKE: "On the Birth of My Mother's Youngest Brother"

ALISON PELEGRIN: "Bestiary of the Bayou State"

MARGARET PERRY: "At Stes. Maries de la Mer, Summer 1977"

MARGARET PERRY: "Snow Apples"

ALLAN PETERSON: "Singing and a House"

ALLAN PETERSON: "Superstition"

ALLAN PETERSON: "Visible in Strings"

ROGER PFINGSTON: "Drought Bouquet"

ROGER PFINGSTON: "Mountain Fog"

ROGER PFINGSTON: "Parking, 1958"

KEVIN PILKINGTON: "Capri"

KEVIN PILKINGTON: "Parthenon"

KEVIN PILKINGTON: "Promises"

KEVIN PILKINGTON: "Sunset in the Refrigerator"

STANLEY PLUMLY: "'The Morning America Changed'"

MARIANNE POLOSKEY: "Beyond the Fence"

MARIANNE POLOSKEY: "Cape May"

MARIANNE POLOSKEY: "Graveyard at Saarbruecken"

COLIN POPE: "Echo"

JOHN POPIELASKI: "Detachment"

CONNIE POST: "How to Watch a Bird Die"

ROSE POSTMA: "In the Delivery Room, After Hours of Hard Labor"

DONNA PUCCIANI: "Jet Lag"

KEVIN RABAS: "Reseed"

DOUG RAMSPECK: "Bright Snake"

DOUG RAMSPECK: "Fourteen Omens in Nine Days"

DOUG RAMSPECK: "History of Solitude"

DOUG RAMSPECK: "Old Men Weeding Their Gardens"

DOUG RAMSPECK: "October Snow"

DOUG RAMSPECK: "Waterbourne"

D'ARCY RANDALL: "Frequencies"

GREG RAPPLEYE: "The Apprentice Lithographer's Story"

GREG RAPPLEYE: "Sun Gems CA. 1864-1865"

ROCHELLE RATNER: "Fish Tank"

MICHELE REESE: "Plant Life"

THOMAS REITER: "Called Back"

THOMAS REITER: "Forcing the Forsythia"

THOMAS REITER: "Kit Elegy"

THOMAS REITER: "My Grandmother's Journey, 1891"

THOMAS REITER: "Pokeweed"

THOMAS REITER: "A Redbud Tree in Ground Fog"

CAROL COFFEE REPOSA: "Lines Composed in the Computer Classroom"

THOMAS REYNOLDS: "Klamanth Jazz Festival"

REBECCA REYNOLDS: "From Latin Insula or Island"

SUSAN RICH: "Aperture"

SUSAN RICH: "Waving Goodbye to River Road"

SUSAN RICH: "You Might Consider"

TAD RICHARDS: "Three Days"

ROBERT RICHSTONE: "Light Fails on the Morning"

KATHERINE RIEGEL: "Some River"

JAMES RIOUX: "Possum"

LIZ ROBBINS: "China Poem"

SUZANNE ROBERTS: "Rain in Venice"

ANN ROBINSON: "New York Train Station"

ANDRÉS RODRIGUEZ: "The Late Age"

JOHN RONAN: "Wallpaper"

JOHN J. RONAN: "Arrowhead"

KATHLEEN ROONEY: "Robinson's Car Is Nothing Like a Prairie Schooner"

LAURA SOBBOTT ROSS: "Darwin and the Eye"

SEAN DAVID ROSS: "Yartzeit"

LEE ROSSI: "Lasting Things"

LEE ROSSI: "Snake Skin"

DAVID ROTHMAN: "Some Accusations"

JOHN RUFF: "In the Dark Room"

JOHN RUFF: "Isabel's View"

JOHN RUFF: "'July, 1935-1943' (from a painting by Charles Burchfield)"

HELEN RUGGIERI: "After The Hands by Paul Delvaux: A Family Portrait"

LEX RUNCIMAN: "August Night"

LEX RUNCIMAN: "Broadmoor"

LEX RUNCIMAN: "How Dawn Begins"

LEX RUNCIMAN: "I Noticed the Peaches"

LEX RUNCIMAN: "Old Light of Stars"

TANYA RUNYAN: "Bonner Heritage Farm"

DON RUSS: "Myself in You"

F. DANIEL RZICZNEK: "Green Tree Memento"

DANIEL SAALFELD: "Snake Meat"

MICHAEL SALCMAN: "Metonomy: Part for the Whole"

RALPH SALISBURY: "At Play in the Earth of Uncle Jimmy's Grave"

RON PAUL SALUTSKY: "Camping"

NICHOLAS SAMARAS: "Repetitions of Oswiecim"

JORDAN SANDERSON: "Oral Hygiene"

SHEROD SANTOS: "Airport Security"

SHEROD SANTOS: "Black Corsage (1880-1918)"

SHEROD SANTOS: "A Theory of Asylum"

SHEROD SANTOS: "A Writer's Life"

MIA SARA: "Asking for Trouble"

TERRENCE SAVOIE: "The Blue Ribbon"

TERRENCE SAVOIE: "Ma Mére"

RICHARD SCHIFFMAN: "Aftermath"

MARGOT SCHILPP: "The Fish Channel"

MARGOT SCHILPP: "If You Agree I'm Telling the Story"

MARGOT SCHILPP: "Revisiting Gauguin"

MARGOT SCHILPP: "Secrets"

MARGOT SCHILPP: "Simplify"

MARGOT SCHILPP: "Words a Hospitality"

MATTHEW W. SCHMEER: "Chess"

DON SCHOFIELD: "First Journey Alone"

J.D. SCHRAFFENBERGER: "Kentucky News Butch"

STEVEN D. SCHROEDER: "Here Be Dragons"

STEVEN SCHROEDER: "South from Sweetwater"

MAGGIE SCHWED: "Man Dining (The Artist's Father)"

NIC SEBASTIAN: "the novices practice forgiveness"

NIC SEBASTIAN: "The Olive Farmer"

SHANE SEELY: "Viewmaster"

PETER SERCHUK: "Facing the Wall"

PETER SERCHUK: "Not Like This Rose"

PETER SERCHUK: "Reveille for a Winter Morning"

PETER SERCHUK: "Wedding Song"

DIANE SEUESS: "Maybe the Fishmonger, Who Hands over the Dead"

DEEMA K. SHEHABI: "Of Harvest and Flight"

STEVEN SHER: "The Day George Steinbrenner Died"

ALIMA SHERMAN: "Khartoum"

CARRIE SHIPERS: "Edison's Talking Doll"

VIVIAN SHIPLEY: "Digging Up Peonies"

VIVIAN SHIPLEY: "First Blood"

BRITTON SHURLEY: "The Red-winged Blackbird"

RITA SIGNORELLI-PAPPAS: "Evening in Vezelay"

RITA SIGNORELLI-PAPPAS: "Parmigianino Thinking"

RITA SIGNORELLI-PAPPAS: "Requiem"

MARTHA SILANO: "Because I Knew"

MARTHA SILANO: "No Refunds, No Exchanges"

ANN SILSBEE: "Bluer Than Sapphire"

BETH SIMON: "The Girl of Sixteen Who Desires"

BETH SIMON: "Rock, Bird"

BETH SIMON: "Taste Is"

BRIAN SIMONEAU: "A Constant Reminder"

JEFFREY SKINNER: "Event Horizons"

FLOYD SKLOOT: "At Rowan Oak"

FLOYD SKLOOT: "Labor Day Party"

FLOYD SKLOOT: "The Moonlight Manuscript, 1696"

FLOYD SKLOOT: "The Reading"

FLOYD SKLOOT: "Sock Basketball"

KAREN SKOLFIELD: "Art Project: Earth"

LEE SLONIMSKY: "Pythagoras Goes to Work"

DAVE SMITH: "Ailanthus"

DAVE SMITH: "Glasses"

KATHERINE SONIAT: "The Swing Girl"

KATE SONTAG: "American Honeymoon Lyric, Circa 1987"

KATE SONTAG: "Migration"

KATE SONTAG: "Second Nature"

BARRY SPACKS: "Two Portraits in a Gallery"

RICHARD SPILMAN: "Morning Frost"

VINCENT SPINA: "Before Dawn: Otavalo Market"

A.E. STALLINGS: "The Boatman to Psyche, on the River Styx"

A.E. STALLINGS: "The Eldest Sister to Psyche"

A.E. STALLINGS: "Persephone to Psyche"

JOANNIE STANGELAND: "Drowning"

JOANNIE STANGELAND: "Self-Portrait with Crows"

JANNIE STANGELAND: "Then the Wind Kicks In"

JOANNIE STANGELAND: "The Verbs Will Not Conjugate"

JOANNIE STANGELAND: "When the Nights Lie Down White"

CATHERINE STAPLES: "Hacking Out"

MARJORIE STELMACH: "Scorpion Eggs"

RICARDO STERNBERG: "Paulito's Birds"

JEANINE STEVENS: "A Date at the La Brea Tar Pits"

JEANINE STEVENS: "The Meaning of Monoliths"

JEANINE STEVENS: "Sunday"

CHRISTINE STEWART-NUNEZ: "Art Lessons"

ALISON STINE: "Child Bride"

ALISON STINE: "Marriage"

DONALD STINSON: "As in Certain Paintings of Paul Klee"

DONALD STINSON: "On Three Hats of My Father's"

LYNN STRONGIN: "Ghostly"

VIRGIL SUAREZ: "Caribe"

VIRGIL SUAREZ: "Isla de la Juventud"

VIRGIL SUAREZ: "Song for the Banyan"

VIRGIL SUAREZ: "Song for the Cucuyo"

VIRGIL SUAREZ: "Uncle Isidoro"

TERESE SVOBODA: "Octopus"

ELIZABETH SWADOS: "The Dark Ages"

ELEANOR SWANSON: "Everglades"

ADAM TAVEL: "On a Biographical Pamphlet of Luther Ladd, First Martyr of the Civil War, Who Died During the 1861 Baltimore Riot"

MARILYN TAYLOR: "Poem for a 75th Birthday"

MARILYN TAYLOR: "Rondeau: Old Woman with Cat"

ALEXANDRA TEAGUE: "Hurricane Season"

ELAINE TERRANOVA: "Mahler"

MARK THALMAN: "Family Photos, Waitsburg, Washington, 1910"

LARRY THOMAS: "Dory"

LARRY THOMAS: "Goldfish"

LARRY THOMAS: "Oyster"

LARRY THOMAS: "Plumbago"

LARRY THOMAS: "Signs"

DWAYNE THORPE: "Freeze Frame"

LIZ TILTON: "Alto"

DANIEL TOBIN: "BB"

DANIEL TOBIN: "Hearth 'n Kettle"

DANIEL TOBIN: "Hope Chest"

DANIEL TOBIN: "The House"

J.L. TORRES: "Legacy"

ALISON TOWNSEND: "Great Horned Owl"

TONY TRIGILIO: "Back Porch, Blackout"

CATHERINE TUFARIELLO: "Death of a Doorman"

CATHERINE TUFARIELLO: "Flowering Pear"

CATHERINE TUFARIELLO: "Light Riddles"

CATHERINE TUFARIELLO: "Small Girl in a Gift Shop"

ROBIN TUNG: "A New Earth"

BRIAN TURNER: "Al-A'imma Bridge"

BRIAN TURNER: "The Battle of Fucine Lake, AD 52"

BRIAN TURNER: "Helping Her Breathe"

BRIAN TURNER: "In the Guggenheim Museum"

BRIAN TURNER: "Molotov Cocktails"

CHRISTINA-MARIE UMSCHEID: "Alanson"

LEE UPTON: "The Bottled Minotaur"

PAM USCHUK: "Another Easter Snowstorm"

SALLY VAN DOREN: "Shill"

SUSAN VARNOT: "Impressionism"

KATHRINE VARNES: Four Sonnets from "His Next Ex-Wife"

KATHRINE VARNES: "Frequencies"

ANGELA VOGEL: "Rosebud, or Now That I Am Older"

CONSTANCE VOGEL: "At the Pool in the YWCA"

BENJAMIN VOGT: "Uncle with Landscape—Kansas, 1954"

JEANNE WAGNER: "Civil Twilight"

LYNN WAGNER: "Woman Blowing Soap Bubbles"

SHARI WAGNER: "First Flight"

SHARI WAGNER: "The Naturalist"

DAVI WALDER: "Dr. Levi-Montalcini's Passion"

DAVI WALDER: "Fighting with Nothing"

VALERIE WALLACE: "Travel"

MARTIN WALLS: "A Bend in Onondaga Creek"

WILLIAM WALSH: "The Big Cat Tracks My Grandmother"

WILLIAM WALSH: "Homage: For My Father"

WILLIAM H. WANDLESS: "Sojourner's Séance"

LAURA LEE WASHBURN: "Cheyenne Valley, Autumn"

LAURA LEE WASHBURN: "How To Live in This World"

LAURA LEE WASHBURN: "Perspective: Visiting the Homestead"

ROBERT N. WATSON: "Visitation"

BOB WATTS: "Map of the Unknown World"

CHARLES HARPER WEBB: "Best Policy"

CHARLES HARPER WEBB: "Restless Leg Syndrome"

WILL WELLS: "The Stamps He Sent Me"

SCOTT WELVAERT: "Pushing a Dodge Charger into a Gas Station"

INGRID WENDT: "Armistice"

INGRID WENDT: "The Keeper of Secrets"

INGRID WENDT: "True to Form"

SARAH WETZEL: "Martini with Borges Eyes"

LESLEY WHEELER: "Damage Reports"

LESLEY WHEELER: "Frequencies"

LESLEY WHEELER: "Red Wolf Howl"

LESLEY WHEELER: "Tornado Season"

JAMES R.WHITLEY: "Postcard from Orbis Tertius"

JAMES R.WHITLEY: "Nights of Gin and Ashes"

ANNE WILSON: "Taranto"

STEVEN WINN: "Masaya"

ROSEMARY WINSLOW: "Kingdom of Cloth, Three Women, A Naked Boy"

VINCENT WIXON: "Simple Pleasures"

VALERIE WOHLFELD: "A Dare"

VALERIE WOHLFELD: "Heart: Specimen"

VALERIE WOHLFELD: "Rune"

VALERIE WOHLFELD: "Villanelle: Wedding Portrait"

PUi YING WONG: "Spring, Beijing"

CHARLES WRIGHT: "Is"

CHARLES WRIGHT: "I've Been Sitting Here Thinking Back Over My Life . . ."

CHARLES WRIGHT: "Nostalgia"

CHARLES WRIGHT: "Road Warriors"

CHARLES WRIGHT: "WKPT, Kingsport, Tennessee"

KIRK M. WRIGHT: "Explaining the Moon"

LEILANI WRIGHT: "Flash Flood"

JENNIFER YAROS: "Jack-O'-Lantern"

JENNIFER YAROS: "Sisters"

FREDRICK ZYDEK: "Family Secrets"