Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Surveying the Jetty

Surveying the jetty is a seagull
Certainly male I would say
I ask myself are you sure

Then

The jetty whispers to me
Affirming his image in mind
For I am him and he is me

As we survey the jetty

Copyright © 2016 by emmett wheatfall


Authors, Books, and Poetry

  • Ashbery, John. A Worldly Country (HarperCollins)
  • Billington, Ray Allen. Limericks Historical and Hysterical (W. W. Norton & Company)
  • Collins, Billy. The Trouble With Poetry (Random House)
  • Giovvanni, Nkki. Cotton Candy On A Rainy Day (Quill)
  • Gluck, Louise. A Village Life (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)
  • Gluck, Louise. The Wild Iris (The Ecco Press)
  • Hayes, A. Jarrell. To Woman, From Man (A. Jarrell Hayes)
  • Hoagland, Tony. donkey gospel (Graywolf Press)
  • Hoagland, Tony. History of Desire (Moon Pony Press)
  • Hoagland, Tony. Real Sofistikashum (Graywolf Press)
  • Hoagland, Tony. Sweet Ruin (The University of Wisconsin Press)
  • Hoagland, Tony. Unincorporated Person in the Late Honda Dynasty (Graywolf Press)
  • Hoagland, Tony. What Narcissism Means To Me (Graywolf Press)
  • Hughes, Langston. The Dream Keeper and other poems (Alfred A. Knopf)
  • Kooser, Ted. Delights & Shadows (Copper Canyon Press)
  • Litte, William A. An Anthology Of Black Women Poets Of Oregon (Portland State University)
  • Merwin W.S. The Second Four Books Of Poems (Copper Canyon Press)
  • Merwin, W.S. The Shadow Of Sirius (Copper Canyon Press)
  • Nordhaus, Jean. The Porcelain Apes of Moses Mendelssohn (Milkweed Editions)
  • Oliver, Mary. House Of Light (Beacon Press)
  • Oliver, Mary. What Do We Know (Da Capo Press
  • Oliver, Mary. Why I Wake Early (Beacon Press)
  • Phillips, Carl. Coin of the Realm (Graywolf Press)
  • Phillips, Carl. Quiver of Arrows: Selected Poems 1986-2006 (Farrar Straus and Giroux)
  • Plath, Sylvia. Ariel (HarperCollins
  • Randall, Dudley. The Black Poets (Bantam Books)
  • Rilke, Rainer Maria. Letters To A Young Poet (New World Library)
  • Sagar, Keith. D. H. Lawrence: Poems (Penguin Books)
  • Walcott, Derek. Omeros (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)