Today's poem is "My Suicide"

from Court Green

Maggie Nelson is the author of numerous works of poetry and prose, most recently The Art of Cruelty: A Reckoning (Norton, 2011) and Bluets (Wave Books, 2009). She currently teaches at CalArts and lives in Los Angeles.

Other poems by Maggie Nelson in Verse Daily:
October 27, 2007:   "Winter Song" " Solitude is a gift..."
May 4, 2006:   "Tell Me" " You are gone now, truly..."

Books by Maggie Nelson:

Other poems on the web by Maggie Nelson:
Two poems
Numerous audio files
From Jane

Maggie Nelson According to Wikipedia.

About Court Green:

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Court Green * Columbia College Chicago * English Department * 600 S. Michigan Ave * Chicago, IL 60605
Editors: Arielle Greenberg, Tony Trigilio and David Trinidad

Other poems by Court Green in Verse Daily:
May 27, 2011:   "'Never Let Your Reader's Attention Wander.'" by Ron Koertge
May 25, 2011:   "Actually Present" by Paul Killebrew
May 23, 2011:   "Flowers, For Frank" by Larry Sawyer
May 7, 2010:   "Prayer for Teeth" by James Hoch
May 6, 2010:   "Arise, Therefore" by Elaine Bleakney
February 5, 2009:   Five poems by Sarah J. Sloat
February 3, 2009:   "Hopkins Palindrome" by Aaron Belz
February 2, 2009:   "Scullery" by Sarah J. Sloat
January 31, 2008:   "The History of Bluegrass" by Jeffrey Bahr
January 30, 2008:   "War Story" by Sarah Murphy
January 28, 2008:   "The Blue Sylvia" by Terrance Hayes
March 15, 2007:   "The Cry Bone's Connected to the Why Bone" by Jenny Browne
March 14, 2007:   "Blackout" by Derek Mong
March 13, 2007:   "New Year's Eve" by Nate Pritts

August 17, 2006:   "Runaway Model" by James Shea
August 16, 2006:   "Poem: A Tramp Shining (for Jimmy Webb)" by Richard Fox
August 15, 2006:   "Poem: There Might Be Beauty" by Donald Revell

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