Today's poem is "Half-Finished Houses"

from The Manhattan Review

D. Nurkse is the author of the poetry collection Close to the Shore, published by Michigan State University Press. Her work has appeared in the Kenyon Review, Hotel Amerika, Delta Review, North American Review, North Dakota Quarterly, Brooklyn Review, and Fine Line. As a contributing political writer for Buzz"ash at Truthout.org, she writes about the threat of global warming.

Other poems by D. Nurkse in Verse Daily:
June 7, 2010:   "Syntax" "When we were apes..."
April 18, 2009:   "Isle Au Haut" "I spent that August in your mind..."
March 20, 2008:   "Grafton" "Hardly had I died..."
March 13, 2008:   "Coligny" "There was a passerby on that road..."
July 15, 2007:   "Trial Marriage" " Strangers treat each other..."
May 20, 2005:  "Pas De L'Incise" ""We came down from the little mountains..."

Books by D. Nurkse:

Other poems on the web by D. Nurkse:
Twenty-seven poems
Five poems
Three poems
Two poems
Nine poems
"Letter From The Capital"
"The Unfinished"

D. Nurkse According to Wikipedia.

About The Manhattan Review:

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The Manhattan Review * 440 Riverside Drive * #38 * New York, NY 10027
Editor: Philip Fried
Other poems by The Manhattan Review in Verse Daily:
June 9, 2010:   "Starlings" by Roddy Lumsden
June 7, 2010:   "Syntax" by D. Nurkse
April 23, 2009:   "Echoing Canto of the Gleaners (Inferno)" by John Kinsella
April 19, 2009:   "Sunday Morning" by Kathryn Simmonds
April 18, 2009:   "Isle Au Haut" by D. Nurkse
April 17, 2009:   "Sand" by Bruce Bond
March 13, 2008:   "Coligny" by D. Nurske
March 11, 2008:   "Canto of the Workshop" by John Kinsella

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