O’Rourke’s books of poetry include Halflife, which was a finalist for Britain's Forward First Book Prize, and most recently Once. She is also the author of the memoir The Long Goodbye, a chronicle of mourning written after the death of her mother. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Poems By MEGHAN O'ROURKE
Audio & PodcastsThe Poetry Magazine Podcast
November 2015: "Beauty. Beauty. Beauty."
The editors discuss new poems by Kate Farrell, Meghan O'Rourke, Hai-Dang Phan, and Ed Roberson.
Three poems about the difficulties of sleep.