POETRY
the sky is bright tonight
Like Being in Love
The Aliens Seek to Understand Pain
Fertility with Multiple Diagnoses
Ursus Somniantes
a list of shit people said to me after my assault in three acts
Checkpoint
According to the Farmers’ Almanac
Mother Darling Goes to the Casino
Refuge
All the Gentle Boys Grow Spurs
Southern Nostalgia
Prospects
Dead Girl
Consider a Swollen Heart
Interview with/about Erasure: The Blood Runs like a River through my Dreams
Our Husband Is Your Husband
But We Still Love Him
Small Plane Takes His Daughter to the Air Show
The First Place
In Praise of the Exoskeleton
Another Beverly C. Wetherald Hides
from the Ranger at Spirit Lake, 1980
Broken Sonnet for the Winter
I Worked as a Roofer
Moose Blood
The Lucky Ones
Two Poems
Average Speak
Etiquette of Submission
John Donne and Leonard Cohen
at the End of the World
Two Poems
Untitled
I Hate a Poem with Poem in It
You Carry That Junk Everywhere
Girlhood
Let Our Bodies Be Returned to Us
Dear mom (or I hate to break it to you but the sky is a whore, too)
Motherfucker
The Journal of Glacial Archaeology
Border Song
Long Hunter State Park, Late Winter
I had that dream again
lawn mower one
Editor’s Note
Almost Elegy for the Old Yellow Dog
Two Poems
Poem Where I Almost Hit a Coyote
As Through a Sheer Curtain
In Defense of Being the Other Woman
The Problem with Burning Down Your Own House
Good Things You Should Know
Bar of Soap
Music Video
Request Hour
Orbit
Three Poems
Telltale Signs of Disaster
Once Said
  [If you said kitchen and meant harden and then if you walked out back and forgot]
46. Calle de Lerdo
Two Poems
Confessional
Louisiana Hayride Shivaree
Alien Invasions at the Evans Salvage Grocery
Better Weather
Scarecrow Museum
Coverage
A Refrain in Utero
Two Poems
Two Poems
Two Poems
Woodshed
A Swim Stroke in Verse: Seventeen Giant Manta Rays and One Hut
In Memoriam
Weather, Then You Picked the Wrong Place to Stay
The Daughter
All Mistakes Were Once New
Finishing the Basement
Go On Take Another Little Piece of My Heart
When I open the door a boy stands there
The only time I ever cried at the gym,
Why Are Your Poems Full of Turtles?
Without Wings
Event Horizons
A Celebration
In the Kingdom of Moths
How to Build a Telescope
The Beginning and the Beginning Again
log in
Outgrowing: An Equation
Mandolin in White Wood, Curing the Wood
Moths
Fat Girl Has Regular Sex
Two Poems
Two Poems
Two Poems
Under Blue Blankets
Places We’ve Been
Seasick
If Mice Laid Eggs, They Would Be Kalamata Olives
HAL 9000, Upon His Mind “Going”
Literacy
Monkey
Pantoum by Thelonious Monk
Like Acheron but Not
The Call at Night When I Was Dreaming of Figs
3 Poems
Three Poems
Of Mice and Matter
My Bobcat Skid-Steer Loader Is My Therapy
3 Poems
Dura Mater
Letter to Jennifer ’09
At 80
The Noose
Selected Statements Never Uttered by a Liberal Elite Living in San Francisco with His Boyfriend, Confirmed via Text Message
V
Four Poems
I keep my kidney stones in a salt shaker
Three Poems
Afternoon Sex
Skyline
[After we felled the Noble fir]
Two Poems
A Borrowed Childhood Memory, Alloway, 4 July 1967
On Heroism & The Oregon Trail
Cow in a Cradle
A Very Personal Reflection on My Lesson about Lord of the Flies
(the result is constellation)
History
A Pastoral
She Was Not a Cousin A Mentor or a Sister, Only a Phantom Who Taught Me How to Bury My Life in the Ground and Run
The Landing
Manners
The Death of Gravity
Electricity
Trout
Travelogue
Flemish Giants
Man of the Field
Strandings
Bearing October
How to Make a Beginning
An Intense Application of the Principles of Grace
Two Poems
Signs of Deer
The Immanent of Warsaw County
December
Maxwell’s Demon
The Dreams of Wives
Sovereignty
To my parents before the divorce:
Cleveland, Ohio, 1964
Lisboa, Lisboa
Orgasm
Two Poems
The Mailman
I Won a Fish at the County Fair
Adaptation
Two Poems
Goldfinches
After
My First Love Asks Me to Stop Writing About Him
Two Poems
“in shapes of shifting lineage”
Keep Returning
Letters
The First Foundation
Every Night
Poem
Excerpt from the American Heritage Thesaurus of Smells
Two Poems
The Endless State
Story Problems
Two Poems
Two Poems
The Top Five Kissing Spots in Warsaw, Poland
Anniversary
Wires that, Usually, We Never Notice