Today's poem is "Late Aubade"
from During

Copper Canyon Press

James Richardson is the winner of the 2011 Jackson Poetry Prize. His most recent books are By the Numbers: Poems and Aphorisms (Copper Canyon, 2010), which was a Publishers Weekly "Best Book of 2010" and a finalist for the National Book Award, Interglacial: New and Selected Poems and Aphorisms, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, and Vectors: Aphorisms and Ten-Second Essays. His work has appeared in The New Yorker, Slate, Paris Review, Yale Review, Great American Prose Poems, Geary's Guide to the World's Great Aphorists, The Pushcart Prize anthology and several recent volumes of The Best American Poetry. He is Professor of English and Creative Writing at Princeton University.

Other poems by James Richardson in Verse Daily:
December 21, 2010:   "The God Who" "It was the small gods we talked to..."
December 2, 2004:  "Epilogue in Snow" "The distant speck I'm taking as my model..."

Books by James Richardson:

Other poems on the web by James Richardson:
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James Richardson According to Wikipedia.

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