Poet's Choice Archive

The Apostle Paul wrote, "When I was a child, I talked like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child. When I became a man, I put childish ways behind me." Because I am interested in the way children make sense of the world, this statement has always intrigued me.
 
Poet's Choice: 'Temple Beth Israel' by Gabrielle Calvocoressi (Post, January 3, 2010)
 
Poet's Choice: 'Off a Side Road Near Staunton' by Stanley Plumly (Post, December 27, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: 'I Have Behind the Sky a Sky' by Fady Joudah (Post, December 20, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: 'Domestique' by Heather McHugh (Post, December 13, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: 'Mike the Winger' by Robert Polito (Post, December 6, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: 'Monday' by Randall Mann (Post, November 29, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: 'Watermelon in the Afternoon' by John Gallaher (Post, November 22, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: 'November 11 -- 2004' by Kim Addonizio (Post, November 15, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: 'Terminal Etude' by Alissa Valles (Post, November 8, 2009)
 
Books: Poet's Choice: "Post-Mortem" by Nicky Beer (Post, November 1, 2009)
 
Books: Poet's Choice: "Refusing at Fifty-Two to Write Sonnets" by Thomas Lynch (Post, October 21, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: "Rules of Contact" by Jill Bialosky (Post, October 18, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: 'Never-Ending Birds' by David Baker (Post, October 11, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: 'Nude Asleep in the Tub' by Wayne Miller (Post, October 4, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: 'Eternity' by Edward Hirsch (Post, September 27, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: 'The Edges of Time' by Kay Ryan (Post, September 20, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: 'Optimism' by Jane Hirshfield (Post, September 20, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: 'September, 2001' by Valerie Martínez (Post, September 13, 2009)
 
Poet's Choice: 'Ethel's Sestina' by Patricia Smith (Post, September 6, 2009)
 

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