Today's poem is "Banality"

from New Ohio Review

Gregory Djanikian has published six collections of poetry with Carnegie Mellon University Press, the more recent of which is Dear Gravity. His poems have appeared in American Poetry Review, The American Scholar, Boulevard, The Georgia Review, Iowa Review, Poetry, Poetry Northwest, The Southern Review, Shenandoah, TriQuarterly, among many others, as well as in over 30 anthologies and textbooks, and have been featured on the NewsHour with Jim Lehrer. He directs the undergraduate creative writing program at the University of Pennsylrnnia.

Other poems by Gregory Djanikian in Verse Daily:
August 5, 2014:   "Animal Deaths" "Oh, it's stupid, I know, to be..."
September 3, 2012:   "First Winter in America" "First Winter in America..."

Books by Gregory Djanikian:

Other poems on the web by Gregory Djanikian:
"What I Was Thinking of During The Funeral Service, Douglas, Arizona"
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Three poems
Five poems
Two poems
Eleven poems

Gregory Djanikian's Website.

About New Ohio Review:

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New Ohio Review * English Dept. * 360 Ellis Hall * Ohio University * Athens, OH 45701
Editor: David Wanczyk
Other poems by New Ohio Review in Verse Daily:
November 19, 2011:   "Downloading the Meltdown" by Elton Glaser
November 18, 2011:   "Women's College" by Kenneth Hart
March 29, 2011:   "How it Happened" by Chelsea Rathburn
April 22, 2009:   "Y at the End of It" by Nancy Eimers

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