Marie Howe, "The Gate" from What the Living Do. Copyright © 1997 by Marie Howe. Used by permission of the author and W. W. Norton & Company, Inc. This selection may not be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means without the prior written permission of the publisher.
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Poet Marie Howe b. 1950
POET’S REGION U.S., Mid-Atlantic