Today's poem is "Pennies from Heaven"

from Boulevard

John Blair's collection Playful Song Called Beautiful was the 2015 winner of the Iowa Poetry Prize and is his sixth book. He is director of the undergraduate creative writing program at Texas State University.

Books by John Blair:

Other poems on the web by John Blair:
"The Morning After the War"
"Aubade for Ash Wednesday"

John Blair's Website.

John Blair According to Wikipedia.

About Boulevard:

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Other poems by Boulevard in Verse Daily:
July 22, 2016:   "Ghost Encounter" by Annah Browning
December 13, 2015:   "Room Key" by David Lehman
December 11, 2015:   "It Does Kind of Burn. Goodbye." by Henry Crawford
December 10, 2015:   "The Night and the Cold" by Charles Simic
November 5, 2014:   "At Last" by Gerald Stern
November 3, 2014:   At Last by Edward Nobles
January 16, 2013:   "Report from the Provinces" by Wayne Miller

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