Today's poem is "From Mars"
from Destroyer and Preserver

Wave Books

Matthew Rohrer is the author of A Plate of Chicken (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2009), Rise Up (Wave Books, 2007) and A Green Light (Verse Press, 2004), which was shortlisted for the 2005 Griffin Poetry Prize. He is also the author of Satellite (Verse Press, 2001), and co-author, with Joshua Beckman, of Nice Hat. Thanks. (Verse Press, 2002), and the audio CD Adventures While Preaching the Gospel of Beauty. He has appeared on NPR's "All Things Considered" and "The Next Big Thing." His first book, A Hummock in the Malookas was selected for the National Poetry Series by Mary Oliver in 1994. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, and teaches at NYU.

Other poems by Matthew Rohrer in Verse Daily:
November 12, 2008:   "Andalusia" "Andalusia—the wavy..."
April 20, 2007:   "Sharp" " Music all day on the stereo. And the rain..."

Books by Matthew Rohrer:

Other poems on the web by Matthew Rohrer:
"When You Try to Make a Joke"
Five poems
"The Emperor"
Two poems
"I Have Feelers"
Eight poems
Three poems
"Homage to My Waitress"
Two poems
"The World Just Before The At Ease"
Three poems
"Dog Boy"
"The Robotroid Girlfriend"

Matthew Rohrer's Website.

Matthew Rohrer According to Wikipedia.

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