Today's poem is "The Numbers are Not In"

from Passages North

Paul Guest is the author of two books of poetry, The Ressurection of the Body and Ruin of the World (2002 New Issues Prize in Poetry). His poems appear in Poetry, Slate, Crazyhorse, Hunger Mountain, Swink, Octopus, and elsewhere.

Other poems by Paul Guest in Verse Daily:
May 12, 2003:  "Apogean" "All this floating is ridiculous, and the stars..."
April 10, 2003:  "The Flesh" "Walking to get medicine / for a pet, I am tempted..."
February 13, 2003:  "The Advent of Zero" "I know that someday you will tire of everything..."
August 15, 2002:  "The Last Words of Alice the Goon" "Understand me now: the light is lace..."

About Passages North:
Poets in this issue: Frannie Lindsay, Bob Hicok, Esther Lee, Kristin Henderson, Jennifer Foerster, Derek Sheffield, John Pursley III, Matthew Thorburn, Bruce Bond, Kathleen Rooney, Shana Deets, Scott K. Odom, William Jolliff, Paul Guest, Hadara Bar-Nadav, Pamela McClure, William Watt, Jacqueline Kolosov-Wenthe, Charles Harper Webb, Theodore Worozbyt, Darrell Bourque, David Welch, Matthew Guenette, Amanda Yskamp, Brad Richard, Jessie L. Janeshek, Miles Waggener, Michelle Mitchell-Foust, Mitchell Metz, Phillip Crymble, Adam Day, James Grinwis, Ethan Bull, Matthew Sadler, Jonelle Wilkinson Seitz, Christopher Davis, Henry Hughes, John Jenkinson, Henry Israeli, Maria Terrone, Ann McGovern

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Passages North * Department of English * Northern Michigan University * 1401 Presque Isle * Marquette, MI 49855 Poetry Editors: Austin Hummell, Emily Walters, Eric Smith

Other poems from Passages North in Verse Daily:
March 21, 2006:   "Weather Report" by Bob Hicok

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