Sitemap - 2023 - Ordinary Plots: Meditations on Poems + Verse

Mary Oliver's "Some Questions You Might Ask"

Tom Snarsky’s “The Star-Field Paintings”

Victoria Adukwei Bulley's "There You Are"

Taha Muhammad Ali's "Abd el-Hadi Fights a Superpower" (translated by Peter Cole, Yahya Hijazi, and Gabriel Levin)

Rachel Mennies's "December 11, 2016"

Wendell Berry's "2007, VII."

Tariq Alarabi's "Carob Tree" (translated by Fady Joudah)

Franz Wright's "On Earth"

Najwan Darwish's "On the Third Day" (translated by Kareem James Abu-Zeid)

Louise Glück's "Telemachus' Detachment"

Solmaz Sharif's "He, Too"

Jane Kenyon's "What It's Like"

Jay Hopler's "Erasure"

Taylor Johnson's "Similes"

Ricky Ray's "Sometimes the Work Comes to You"

Kim Addonizio's "The Sound"

Naomi Shihab Nye's "The Art of Disappearing"

Thomas Lux's "Amphibrach Dance"

Danusha Laméris's "Night Bird"

John Wieners's "Loss"

Ana Božičević's "I Feel Like"

Jackie Wang's "Companion Species"

Caylin Capra-Thomas's "Search History Sad"

Andrea Cohen's "Self Portrait with Eraser"

Najwan Darwish's "All of It" (translated by Kareem James Abu-Zeid)

Jen Levitt's "Autobiography"

Laura Van Prooyen's "What Will Be Left"

Raymond Carver's "At Least"

Airea D. Matthews's "Nevertheless: An Ecstatic Ode"

Jane Wong's "Daily Calamity"

Bertolt Brecht's "A Bed for the Night"

Julia Guez's "Meditation at Callicoon"

Hannah Emerson's "The Other World"

Dorianne Laux's "Only as the Day Is Long"

Lucille Clifton's "Atlas"

Michael Earl Craig's "28 April 2016"

David Hernandez's "I Made a Door"

Bert Meyers's "Driving Home at Night with My Children After Their Grandfather’s Funeral"

Ama Codjoe's "Lotioning My Mother's Back"

Anne Porter's "Getting Up Early"

Bernadette Mayer's "Walking Like a Robin"

Maya Abu Al-Hayyat's "You Can't" (translated by Fady Joudah)

Tess Gallagher's "Opening"

D. Nurkse's "First Grade Homework"

Gwendolyn Brooks's "A Lovely Love"

Christopher Brean Murray's "Crimes of the Future"

Anni Liu's "On Injury"

Hayan Charara's "Bees, Honeycombs, Honey"

Jim Moore's "Fear and Love"

Meena Alexander's "In Praise of Fragments"

Mark Strand's "Lines for Winter"

Amanda Moore's "Everything Is a Sign Today"

Aaron Caycedo-Kimura's "If this were the day"