Today's poem is "Now That the Children Are Grown"

from Harvard Review

Joanna Solfrian's first book. Visible Heavens, was chosen for the 2009 Wick Prize. Her poems have appeared in Rattle, Southern Review, Pleiades, Image, Spoon River Poetry Review, and the art exhibit Speak Peace: American Voices Respond to Vietnamese Cnildren's Paintings. She is the recipient of a MacDowell Fellowship and has been nominated for two Pushcart Prizes. She lives with her family in Brooklyn, New York.

Other poems by Joanna Solfrian in Verse Daily:
December 25, 2010:   "The Priest Stops in the Churchyard" "It is not quite peace, this breathing rain..."

Books by Joanna Solfrian:

Other poems on the web by Joanna Solfrian:
"Instead of a Victorian Novel I Write a Victorian Poem"
Three poems

Joanna Solfrian's Website.

About Harvard Review:

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Harvard Review * Lamont Library * Harvard University * Cambridge, MA 02138
Poetry Editor: Major Jackson

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September 18, 2010:   "Pluto" by Maggie Dietz
September 16, 2010:   "The Future" by Charles Simic
March 22, 2010:   "Afro" by Kiki Petrosino
March 7, 2009:   "Rock Me, Mama" by Erica Dawson
August 1, 2008:   "1992 (Nachtlied)" by Lizzie Hutton
July 30, 2008:   "Trajectory" by Laurie Blauner
July 28, 2008:   "Captain America" by Matt Hart
January 9, 2008:   "Canto of the Examination (24: Eighth Sphere)" by John Kinsella
January 7, 2008:   "The Traffic" by Philip Schultz
July 12, 2007:   "The Riddle of the Sphinx Moth" by Sarah Hannah
July 8, 2007:   "Confessions of a Music Box" by Bruce Bond
February 11, 2007:   "Children" by Steven Cramer
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