Today's poem is "Elegy For The Odd, Where It Drains, Where It Ends"

from The Kenyon Review

Ander Monson lives in Michigan where he edits the magazine DIAGRAM and the New Michigan Press. Two books came out in 2005: Other Electricities (fiction, Sarabande Books) and Vacationland (poems, Tupelo Press).

Other poems by Ander Monson in Verse Daily:
June 7, 2005:  "Astonish" "If the work of rock is shift & chip & fault..."
January 14, 2004:  "Muster" "This is what you got me up for? Cats..."

About The Kenyon Review:
Poets in this issue: Meena Alexander, Renée Ashley, Bei Dao, Chana Bloch, Sharon Dolin, Daisy Fried, Debora Greger, Brian Henry, Bob Hicok, Mark Irwin, Edison Jennings, Rodney Jones, Lawrence Joseph, Phillis Levin, Campbell McGrath, Mong-Lan, Ander Monson, David Moolten, Eric Pankey, Red Hawk, Arthur Rimbaud, John Kinsella, Liz Rosenberg, Terese Svoboda, Charles Harper Webb, Eleanor Wilner, David Wojahn, Robert Wrigley

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Poetry Editor: David Baker

Other poems from Kenyon Review in Verse Daily:
October 10, 2005:   "Larger to Those Who Stay" Eleanor Wilner
July 31, 2005:   "Loose Leaf from a Destroyed Journal Julie Sheehan
July 25, 2005:   "Manatee" Carol Frost
May 9, 2005:  "Gregor Mendel in the Garden" Linda Bierds
January 24, 2005:  "Wishful Rhetoric" by Kevin Stein
January 11, 2005:  "Upon Witnessing My Mother Impossibly Blossom Above My Father's Deathbed" by Kevin Stein
October 14, 2004:  "They Shoot Birds" by Dionisio D. Martinez
October 13, 2004:  "Elephants and Butterflies" by Alan Michael Parker
October 12, 2004:  "Pomme Prisonniere" by Tenaya Darlington
October 11, 2004:  "Morning in Liguria" by Philip Levine
July 17, 2004:  "The Truth of Poetry" by Sharon Dolin
July 13, 2004:  "Simone Weil at the Renault Factory (1935)" by Nance Van Winckel
April 6, 2004:  "Start of March, Connemara" by Eamon Grennan
January 9, 2004:  "Let me Remind You You Are Still Under Oath" by Nance Van Winckel
January 6, 2004:  "Folded Back" by Rachel Hadas
October 4, 2003:  "So Begins The Lasting Silence" by John E. Smelcer
October 3, 2003:  "Target Practice" by Dolores Hayden
May 7, 2003:  "In Earnest" by Joshua McKinney
December 15, 2002:  My People by Dean Young
October 25, 2002:  "When I Taught Mary to Eat Avocado" by Alison Stine
September 13, 2002:  "Like Lavrinia" by Kimiko Hahn

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