This be the cup, brimming fathoms of nectar
This, the well that flows from forever
Prague – Stephen Dobyns
The day I learned my wife was dying
I told myself if anyone said, Well, she had
a good life, I’d punch him in the nose.
One Brother Suffers –Jennifer Reeser
for my sons
One Brother Suffers, and another brother—
and then a third—is standing by his side.
Eros – Ralph Waldo Emerson
The sense of the world is short,—
Long and various the report,—