Today's poem is "Fishing in the Dark"

from New Madrid

Rob Griffith is the author of The Moon from Every Window, nominated for the 2013 Poets’ Prize. His previous book, A Matinee in Plato’s Cave, was the winner of the 2009 Best Book of Indiana Award. His work has appeared in PN Review, Poetry, North American Review, Poems & Plays, Oxford American, and many others. He is the editor of the journal Measure and teaches in the creative writing program of the University of Evansville, Indiana.

Other poems by Rob Griffith in Verse Daily:
December 7, 2002:  A Fan's Proposal "During the seventh inning stretch, he knelt..."

Books by Rob Griffith:

Other poems on the web by Rob Griffith:
Six poems
Five poems
"Suburbia, 4 A.M."
"Slow Apocalypse"
Four poems
"Fat Hamlet"

Rob Griffith's Website.

Rob Griffith on Twitter.

About New Madrid:

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New Madrid * Department of English and Philosophy * Murray State University * 7C Faculty Hall * Murray KY 42071-3341
Editor: Ann Neelon
Other poems by New Madrid in Verse Daily:
November 4, 2015:   "Singlehanded" by Matt Salyer
December 15, 2014:   "Bodies" by Tim Craven
May 29, 2014:   "Manhole" by Sally Wen Mao
May 23, 2014:   "King Country Metro" by Sally Wen Mao
December 20, 2012:   "Albert the Pig Speaks" by Adam Day
December 11, 2012:   "Mother's Hair" by Adam Day
February 12, 2012:   "Ode to Ink" by Lee Upton
August 30, 2010:   "The Incredible Shrinking Fool" by William Trowbridge
March 14, 2010:   "The Leisure Class" by Robert Avery
February 4, 2010:   "Because the Body is Made of Water" by Ephraim Scott Sommers
February 27, 2009:   "Intelligent Design" by Richard Cecil
September 24, 2008:   "My Lives" by Al Maginnes

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