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    By Max Ritvo

    The guardian angel sits in the tree above the black lip of street the man walks down. He calls the man Cargo. The angel...

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    Featured poem
    By Eduardo C. Corral

    I crawl back       he unpacks his tools oils the wooden handles        rinses the metal fragrant  ...

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Editors' Blog
By David Wheatley
Monday, September 26, 2016

The Editors’ Blog occasionally features online exclusives by Poetry’s contributors. This installment comes from David Wheatley, whose article “So Much Better Than Most Things Written on...

The Poetry Magazine Podcast

The editors go inside the pages of Poetry, talking to poets and critics, debating the issues, and sharing their poem selections with listeners.

The editors discuss new poems by Max Ritvo, Toi Derricotte, and Sylvia Legris; plus, an interview with Rachel Corbett about the relationship between Rainer Maria Rilke and Auguste Rodin.

Discussion Guide
Betwixt and Between in the September 2016 Poetry


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