Table of Contents

Diane Ackerman, Thomas Carper, Turner Cassity, Billy Collins, Tom Disch, Mark Doty, and more

The Resident Poet

Thomas Carper

On Sitting down to Read the Dust Jacket Once Again

Thomas Carper

JSTOR and the Poetry Foundation are collaborating to digitize, preserve, and extend access to Poetry.


Your results will be limited to content that appeared in Poetry magazine.

Search Every Issue of Poetry

Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

This poem has learning resources.

This poem is good for children.

This poem has related video.

This poem has related audio.