"Rolling Out Dumpling Wrappers," painting, Jinshan, China, 1999
Eighteenth Annual Chad Walsh Poetry Prize
from Mouth of Hell
from The Genome Rhapsodies
The Invention of Childhood
Why, Oh Why, the Doily?
Civil War Photograph
Illinois Cornfield as Nude Descending Staircase
The Message, or Public Service Announcement Trailing a Meth Lab Explosion
Who in their right mind thinks they can put a stop to hip hop, if it don’t stop ’til I stop and I don’t stop ’til it stops?
Maybe the Saddest Thing
BOOKS IN BRIEF: Notes for a Postapocalyptic Vision
Amy Gerstler, and David Lehman, eds., The Best American Poetry 2010