Dorris Comes Out

Dorris Stays In

The Other Moon


By Anonymous

Translated by Kenneth Rexroth

Portrait before Water

The Afternoon of the Light

First Snow

First Moon

Chukchee Riddles



Letter from Monet


The Fat Man Plants a Rose

Sleeping Near Glastonbury Peak

Candle Shop

Aunt B.

Anger, Like a Runaway

Doing Your Job


Breaking Ice

In the Basilica

The Skier

The Coldest day of the Year

Snow Animal

What Is Red and White

The Way the World Will End

The Arable Mind

Five Riddles by Symphosius (adapted from the Latin)

Love Poems in Memory of William Henry Pratt

The Gift

A Transformation

Deskset Humidor Hatrack Piece

Each Day

Wrung through a Mile of Honeysuckle

Boy Walking Back to Find His Father’s Cattle

By Ono no Komachi

Translated by Kenneth Rexroth

Goldfish on the Prowl

By Karl Krolow

Translated by Silvia Scheibli

Cleveland Remembered

On our Fifty-Fifth Birthday

Love Song: A Separation

The Latest Germ

Your Finger

Summer Shadows

The Source of Light

What Light There Is

Asking for Help at a Late Hour

Marlon Brando and I Attend Several Japanese Films

Godzilla versus the Thing

In the Arms of the Radiologist


The Fortunate Pianist

Totem Loss

Five Physiological Riddles


No Kind of Deal at All


The Great Wall

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