Changing Woman

By Annie Finch b. 1956 Annie Finch
If we change as she is changing,
if she changes as we change

(If she changes, I am changing)

Who is changing, as I bend
down to what the sky has sent us?

(Is she changing, or the same?)

Reprinted with permission of the author and Story Line Press (www.storylinepress.com).

Source: Eve (Story Line Press, 1997)

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Poet Annie Finch b. 1956

POET’S REGION U.S., New England

Subjects Social Commentaries, Gender & Sexuality

 Annie  Finch

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Annie Finch is the author or editor of more than twenty books of poetry, plays, translation, literary essays, textbooks, and anthologies, including the poetry collections Eve (1997), Calendars (2003), and Spells: New and Selected Poems (2012), and the long poems The Encyclopedia of Scotland (1982) and Among the Goddesses: An Epic Libretto in Seven Dreams (2009). Calendars was shortlisted for the Foreword Poetry Book of the Year . . .

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SUBJECT Social Commentaries, Gender & Sexuality

POET’S REGION U.S., New England

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Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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