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Soften and Melt

By Alicia Ostriker


09/30/2014  Listen  Tonight  Agha Shahid Ali
09/29/2014  Listen  Waterlily Fire  Muriel Rukeyser
09/28/2014  Listen  Incident at Grantley Manor  Stephen Edgar
09/27/2014  Listen  American Poetry  Louis Simpson
09/26/2014  Listen  One Afternoon ["On tiptoe, putting away a box..."]  Joanie Mackowski
09/25/2014  Listen  The Afterbirth, 1931  Nikky Finney
09/23/2014  Listen  Ars Poetica  Dorothea Lasky
09/22/2014  Listen  All my friends are homeless  Samuel Menashe
09/20/2014  Listen  The Museum of Stones  Carolyn Forché
09/19/2014  Listen  Autobiography 3  Michael Palmer
09/18/2014  Listen  The Children of the Poor  Gwendolyn Brooks
09/17/2014  Listen  My Mother's God  Geoff Page
09/16/2014  Listen  Psyche in Somerville  Denise Levertov
09/15/2014  Listen  To My Dear and Loving Husband  Anne Bradstreet
09/14/2014  Listen  Yellow Dress  Amy Beeder
09/11/2014  Listen  His Carpets Flowered  Lorine Niedecker
09/10/2014  Listen  Le Nombre Des Ombres  Andrew Joron
09/08/2014  Listen  My Understanding One Day of Foxgloves  John Lee Clark
09/07/2014  Listen  The Clearing  Jane Kenyon
09/06/2014  Listen  Fresh Air  Kenneth Koch
09/05/2014  Listen  Lazy  David Yezzi
09/04/2014  Listen  Blues for Dante Alighieri  Kim Addonizio
09/03/2014  Listen  You've Ruined My Evening/You've Ruined My Life  Tom Raworth
09/02/2014  Listen  Dew  David Musgrave
09/01/2014  Listen  A Letter  Amrita Pritam

Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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