Vicki Ziegler

Vicki Ziegler

www.bookgaga.ca
Toronto, Ontario, Canada / I read steadily and omnivorously, blog about books at http://www.bookgaga.ca, and tweet regularly about things literary via @bookgaga and #todayspoem.
Vicki Ziegler
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"She went around pre-registered / for her own eventual absence." Hoard by Rae Armantrout (2016 Academy of American Poets) https://www.poets.org/poetsorg/poem/hoard

"She went around pre-registered / for her own eventual absence." Hoard by Rae Armantrout (2016 Academy of American Poets) https://www.poets.org/poetsorg/poem/hoard

"The hoard of neglect  / is in the beauty-vault of things." End of August by Tim Lilburn from The Names (2016 McClelland & Stewart) https://books.google.ca/books?id=AgoZCgAAQBAJ&pg=PT6&lpg=PT6&dq=tim+lilburn+end+of+august&source=bl&ots=1aVl45Z14b&sig=ka9jiJ72U0tI8zOCY9krzJWNU2M&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwihlrrj1b7OAhVBlB4KHdHAD0MQ6AEIHTAA#v=onepage&q=tim%20lilburn%20end%20of%20august&f=false

"The hoard of neglect / is in the beauty-vault of things." End of August by Tim Lilburn from The Names (2016 McClelland & Stewart) https://books.google.ca/books?id=AgoZCgAAQBAJ&pg=PT6&lpg=PT6&dq=tim+lilburn+end+of+august&source=bl&ots=1aVl45Z14b&sig=ka9jiJ72U0tI8zOCY9krzJWNU2M&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwihlrrj1b7OAhVBlB4KHdHAD0MQ6AEIHTAA#v=onepage&q=tim%20lilburn%20end%20of%20august&f=false

"I take myself back, fear. / You are not my shadow any longer. / I won't hold you in my hands." Fear Poem, or I Give You Back by Joy Harjo from She Had Some Horses (1983 WW Norton) https://www.facebook.com/JoyHarjo/posts/10153695292632256

"I take myself back, fear. / You are not my shadow any longer. / I won't hold you in my hands." Fear Poem, or I Give You Back by Joy Harjo from She Had Some Horses (1983 WW Norton) https://www.facebook.com/JoyHarjo/posts/10153695292632256

"Standing on the iron fence around the swimming pool, / the pigeons have the gray sheen of underpaid men." At America’s Best Value Inn in Crossett, Arkansas by Chloe Honum (2016 Diode Poetry) http://diodepoetry.com/v9n1/content/honum_c.html

"Standing on the iron fence around the swimming pool, / the pigeons have the gray sheen of underpaid men." At America’s Best Value Inn in Crossett, Arkansas by Chloe Honum (2016 Diode Poetry) http://diodepoetry.com/v9n1/content/honum_c.html

"We lie in the grass and wonder who writes /in the sky. I lie in the grass and imagine /my name, a cloud drifting." Fourth Grade Autobiography by Donika Ross Kelly (2015 Nashville Review) https://wp0.its.vanderbilt.edu/nashvillereview/archives/12474

Donika Kelly named to 2016 National Book Award longlist for poetry

"From the darkened forest path, we / Find glass, metal bits, and wood / Strewn as we walk hand in hand" by prince, we mean by Jason Christie (2016 via Rob McClellan) https://medium.com/drunken-boat/spotlight-4-jason-christie-6d602d5549a#.2zub3ycoh

"From the darkened forest path, we / Find glass, metal bits, and wood / Strewn as we walk hand in hand" by prince, we mean by Jason Christie (2016 via Rob McClellan) https://medium.com/drunken-boat/spotlight-4-jason-christie-6d602d5549a#.2zub3ycoh

"Neighbor’s tree stump exposed // and exposes rotten in a heart / shape!     Shimmeringly"  Ode to Second Chances (Late February) by Hoa Nguyen (2016 Hyperallergic) http://hyperallergic.com/313812/two-poems-by-hoa-nguyen/

"Neighbor’s tree stump exposed // and exposes rotten in a heart / shape! Shimmeringly" Ode to Second Chances (Late February) by Hoa Nguyen (2016 Hyperallergic) http://hyperallergic.com/313812/two-poems-by-hoa-nguyen/

"How I could ever / think or feel myself more / deserving of a single thing than / this being" We have no choice in the bodies that hold us by Holly Amos (2016 Academy of American Poets) https://www.poets.org/poetsorg/poem/we-have-no-choice-bodies-hold-us

"How I could ever / think or feel myself more / deserving of a single thing than / this being" We have no choice in the bodies that hold us by Holly Amos (2016 Academy of American Poets) https://www.poets.org/poetsorg/poem/we-have-no-choice-bodies-hold-us

"Things, in the dark, renewed their labors, animated by an uninhibited happiness" Cesar Vallejo translated by Clayton Eshleman (2007 University of California Press)

"Things, in the dark, renewed their labors, animated by an uninhibited happiness" Cesar Vallejo translated by Clayton Eshleman University of California Press)

"Set bonfires that will glow / and grow so slowly they will / get noticed only when you are ready / to have people notice them." How to be Angry by Dina Del Bucchia from Coping with Emotions and Otters (2013 Talonbooks)

"Set bonfires that will glow / and grow so slowly they will / get noticed only when you are ready / to have people notice them." How to be Angry by Dina Del Bucchia from Coping with Emotions and Otters Talonbooks)

"and being what passes for human / and looking again outward / to see myself / a shadow in the sunlight" Al Purdy, On My Workroom Wall from The Al Purdy A-Frame Anthology (2009 Harbour Publishing)

"and being what passes for human / and looking again outward / to see myself / a shadow in the sunlight" Al Purdy, On My Workroom Wall from The Al Purdy A-Frame Anthology Harbour Publishing)