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I Am Still

Jorie Graham
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Talking

Robert Pinsky

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Returns

Vievee Francis

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Nuar Alsadir
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Having Been Born

Hoa Nguyen

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A ruined palace, backdrop from La Gioconda. The Victrola Book of the Opera, 1917.
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The Ponchielli Complex

James Merrill
October 1, 1986
From the Archives

Dream Overture

John Ashbery
July 1, 1985
From the Archives

The Hug

Thom Gunn
July 1, 1985
From the Archives

To a Friend in Time of Trouble

Thom Gunn
July 1, 1985
From the Archives

This Notebook

James Schuyler
October 1, 1984
A page from one of James Merrill's manuscripts
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Days of 1941 and ‘44

James Merrill
July 1, 1984
Tatiana Gerus / Creative Commons
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Mock Orange

Louise Glück
July 1, 1981
A manatee swimming. Dennis Matheson / Creative Commons.
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Developers at Crystal River

James Merrill
October 1, 1980
Ouija board. James Merrill Papers, Yale Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
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The Five Elemental Voices

James Merrill
June 1, 1978
From the Archives

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Mary Oliver
April 1, 1978