Today's poem is "On a Woodpecker Drinking from a Knothole Still Full of the Last Rain"

from Lyric

Maurice Manning's third book , Bucolics, will be published this spring by Harcourt. He teaches at Indiana University and in the Warren Wilson M.F.A. Program for Writers.

Books by Maurice Manning: Bucolics, A Companion for Owls: Being the Commonplace Book of D. Boone, Long Hunter, Back Woodsman, Lawrence Booth's Book of Visions

Other poems on the web by Maurice Manning:
from "Bucolics"
"Eight Bucolics"

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Other poems from Lyric in Verse Daily:
January 18, 2007:   "Auscultation" by Carolina Ebeid
January 8, 2007:   "Dulia" by Carolina Ebeid
October 21, 2002:  "Late Valentine" by Derick Burleson

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