Today's poem is "This is what was bequeathed us"
from How Beautiful the Beloved

Copper Canyon Press

Gregory Orr is the author of ten books of poetry. He teaches at the University of Virginia and lives in Charlottesville.

Other poems by Gregory Orr in Verse Daily:
October 29, 2005:   "The beloved is dead" " The beloved is dead. Limbs..."
September 9, 2004:  "When I was alive..." "When I was alive—only glimpses..."
April 3, 2003:  "Some Part of the Lyric" "Some part of the lyric wants to exclude..."

Books by Gregory Orr:

Other poems on the web by Gregory Orr:
Eight poems
Nine poems

Gregory Orr according to Wikipedia.

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