Today's poem is "My Heart to Fear"

from Gulf Coast

Heather McHugh is a Milliman Distinguished Writer-in-Resident at the University of Washington in Seattle, and a regular visitor to the low-residency MFA program at Warren Wilson College in Ashville, NC. Her most recent collection of poems was Eyeshot (Wesleyan University Press); her essays are collected in a volume called Broken English: Poetry and Partiality (Wesleyan University Press).

Other poems by Heather McHugh in Verse Daily:
December 27, 2006:   "Medium as Meteorologist"
" Listening in or looking out..."
June 28, 2004:  "Ill-Made Almighty" "The logos thrives, it is crawling..."
September 25, 2003:  "Song for a Mountain Climber" "Since fondness is rooted in folly..."

For Books by Heather McHugh click here.

Other poems on the web by Heather McHugh:
Four poems
Nineteen poems
"Language Lesson 1976"
"Take Care"

Heather McHugh according to Wikipedia.

About Gulf Coast:

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Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature and Fine Art * Department of English * University of Houston * Houston, TX 77204-3013
Poetry Editors: Paul Otremba, Brian Russell and Kent Shaw
Other poems by Gulf Coast in Verse Daily:
June 15, 2008:   "The End" by Victoria Chang
June 14, 2008:   "Morality" by Susie Meserve
June 10, 2008:   "First Date, and Still Very, Very Lonely" by Brenda Shaughnessy
March 10, 2008:   "Reclamation" by Bob Hicok

March 9, 2008:   "Parable of a Blade of Grass" by Roger Reeves
April 18, 2005:  "Sonnet" by Karen Volkman
April 4, 2005:  "Figures We're Meant to Believe In" by George Looney
March 14, 2005:  "The Museum of Being Born" by Jennifer Militello

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