Today's poem is "O Mercy Me"

from Southern Indiana Review

Rebecca Gayle Howell is the author of Render/ An Apocalypse (CSU, 2013 ), which was selected by Nick Flynn for the Cleveland State University First Book Prize. She is also the translator of Amal al-Jubouri's Hagar Before the Occupation/ Hagar After the Occupation (Alice James Books, 2011). Among her awards are two fellowships from the Fine Arts Work Center and a Pushcart Prize. Native to Kentucky, Howell is the poetry editor at Oxford American.

Books by Rebecca Gayle Howell:

Other poems on the web by Rebecca Gayle Howell:
"My Mother Told Us Not to Have Children"
Two poems
"You Can't Tell the Truth"
Five poems
Three poems
"How to Cure"
"How to Wean a Hog"
"Elegy at Terminal L"

Rebecca Gayle Howell's Website.

Rebecca Gayle Howell according to Wikipedia

About Southern Indiana Review:

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Poetry Editor: Matthew R. Graham
Other poems by Southern Indiana Review in Verse Daily:
December 5, 2015:   "Nashville After Hours" by Ada Limón
November 27, 2014:   "Event" by Blas Falconer
December 15, 2011:   "Actual Animals" by Rebecca Hazelton
December 14, 2011:   "Endurance" by Richard Jackson
February 26, 2010:   "(it was so hot...)" by Matthew Guenette
July 20, 2009:   "These Gods are Known by the Shapes of Their Teeth" by John M. Anderson
July 12, 2009:   "Wound" by Corinne Wohlford Taff
July 10, 2009:   "Love Note" by E.G. Burrow
July 6, 2007:   "The Cruelest Month" by Grace Bauer

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