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Today's poem is "To the Field of Scotch Broom That Will Be Buried by the New Wing of the Mall"

from Subtropics

Lucia Perillo's books include Inseminating the Elephant and I've Heard the Vultures Singing: Field Notes on Poetry, Illness, and Nature.

Other poems by Lucia Perillo in Verse Daily:
June 15, 2010:   "Hokkaido" "War Emblem, the famous stallion..."
January 19, 2009:   "Altered Beast" "You were a man and I used to be a woman..."
May 31, 2005:  "Chum" ""How come we all don't have the luxury of our ghosts..."
July 3, 2003:  "A Simple Campsong" "In the days of yore, three handsome drunks..."

Books by Lucia Perillo:

Other poems on the web by Lucia Perillo:
"This Red T-Shirt"
Eight poems
"The Oldest Map with the Name America"
Nine poems
"Four Red Zodiacs"
"The Van with the Plane"

Lucia Perillo According to Wikipedia.

About Subtropics:

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Poetry Editor: Sidney Wade
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March 30, 2011:   "Dear Fringe" by Erin Murphy
March 28, 2011:   "zoo sonnet" by dawn lonsinger
March 27, 2011:   "High Rise" by Les Murray
March 26, 2011:   "The sparrows gather nearby..." by David Harris Ebenbach
October 5, 2010:   "Bombing the City" by Wayne Miller
October 4, 2010:   "To Whom It May Concern:" by Erika Meitner
August 20, 2009:   "Green Heron" by Daniel Wolff
August 14, 2009:   "If Palinurus" by Timothy O'Keefe
August 11, 2009:   "Shark" by Heather Hamilton
August 10, 2009:   "I Will Begin Tagging ôSad Robot Inc...." by Kate Angus
August 7, 2009:   "The Reclamation of Paradise" by Stephen Kampa
April 5, 2009:   "Monday" by Randall Mann
April 3, 2009:   "A History in Six Couplets" by Idra Novey
April 1, 2009:   "Scales of Little Wisdom" by Roberto Juarroz (translated by Mary Crow)
July 24, 2008:   "Tuning Fork" by Bruce Bond
July 22, 2008:   "Bicycling from Todtnauberg" by Suzanne Zweizig

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