Daily Archives: July 21, 2011

And I died nobly, like a man

  Siren, by Robert Haas Here is the poem I meant to write But didn’t Because you walked into my study Without any clothes on. I had just been thinking of how the Aegean sun Must have lit up the … Continue reading

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The airless summer

Each morning, when I drive onto the Biltmore Estate to go to work, I drive by the cornfields, and I track the summer’s progress by its growth. A couple of weeks ago the stalks were standing between four and six … Continue reading

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