Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Charles Bukowski

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From Best American Poetry 1994

Ogden Nash

A Caution to Everybody

Consider the auk;
Becoming extinct because he forgot how to fly, and
could only walk.
Consider man, who may well become extinct
Because he forgot how to walk and learned how to fly
before he thinked.


From 100 Plus American Poems

Saturday, November 27, 2010

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Linda Gregg

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I think this poem is from Alma.

Sunday, November 21, 2010

Friday, November 19, 2010

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

AR Ammons

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From Contemporary American Poetry - the 6th edition, edited by A. Poulin, Jr. (I couldn't find this edition on Amazon).

Monday, November 15, 2010

Sunday, November 14, 2010

Sunday, November 7, 2010