Today's poem is "Simple Story"

from Hayden's Ferry Review

Ryo Yamaguchi is the author of The Refusal of Suitors, published by Noemi Press in 2015. His work has appeared in journals such as The Iowa Review, Tin House, American Letters & Commentary, and Barrow Street, among others. He lives in Chicago where he works at the University of Chicago Press.

Other poems by Ryo Yamaguchi in Verse Daily:
August 3, 2017:   "The Nacreous Interior" "Here we are in the mishearing, in the fugue..."

Books by Ryo Yamaguchi:

Other poems on the web by Ryo Yamaguchi: br> "After You Buried the Danger"
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Ryo Yamaguchi on Twitter.

About Hayden's Ferry Review:

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October 9, 2013:   "The Pond" by Caitlin Bailey   "Small places burst with love for you. My hand is an oar...."
October 4, 2013:   "[For the sake of this mathematical hypothetical]" by Kyle McCord
October 3, 2013:   "Blues" by Alice Bolin
October 2, 2013:   "Do Not Drive Into Smoke (The Behavioralistic Half-Century)" by Katy Chrisler
October 1, 2013:   "How We Prepared for War" by Caitlin Bailey
April 9, 2013:   "Dear So & So" by Beth Marzoni
April 8, 2013:   "The Book of Revelation" by Sam Taylor
April 5, 2013:   "Valediction Lessons: Flora" by Corey Van Landingham
August 31, 2012:   "Walking Again" by Mark Jarman
February 7, 2012:   "Elegy" by Heather June Gibbons
February 6, 2012:   "To The Executioner" by Malachi Black
July 7, 2011:   "Barefoot on the Pulpit" by Lisa Fay Coutley
July 6, 2011:   "To Bear" by Mary Quade

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