I Go Onto Moment

I am roped in. I go on sense giving tours, / walked around by guides strangling their / lungs / singing anything / to make something sung. / Following… More

Spend

seven years inside no visitors and four hours traveling north for one / hour per month with him no more no / phone calls four men watching always /… More

Views

I’ve been in other prisons surrounded by tall white walls. The outside views were always the same: sky and the tops of trees. More

The Pathologos

You cannot find a picture of your future wife / There is not enough white space around your imagination / Who will look at your collage when you are… More

I Explain a Few Things

She was born in a shithole country that was fighting for the sanctity of a wretched block of ice / She said my own country is the most foreign… More

PEN/Voelcker Award for Poetry

To a poet whose distinguished and growing body of work represents a notable and accomplished presence in American literature... More

PEN Award for Poetry in Translation

Founded in 1996, the $3,000 PEN Award for Poetry in Translation recognizes book-length translations of poetry from any language into English published during the current calendar year. The prize… More