Charles Wright – US Poet Laureate…

Charles Wright is a master of the meditative, image-driven lyric,”¬†Librarian of Congress¬†James Billington said in an announcement Thursday. “For almost 50 years his poems have reckoned with what he calls ‘language, landscape, and the idea of...

The sky dogs are whimpering…

After Reading Tu Fu, I Go Outside to the Dwarf Orchard East of me, west of me, full summer. How deeper than elsewhere the dusk is in your own yard. Birds fly back and forth across the lawn looking for home As night drifts up like a little boat. Day after day, I become...