TITLE

Checklist

AUTHOR(S)
O'Rourke, Meghan
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
New Republic;6/6/2005, Vol. 232 Issue 21/22, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Poem
ABSTRACT
Presents the poem "Checklist," by Meghan O'Rourke. First Line: There was a lot to be done before I grew. Last Line: retreating, the sun, the ditch, the house.
ACCESSION #
17237840

 

Related Articles

  • Anatomy of Failure. O'Rourke, Meghan // New Republic;2/27/2006, Vol. 234 Issue 7, p36 

    The article presents the poem "Anatomy of Failure" by Meghan O'Rourke. First Line: Shadows passed over the statues in the night-Last Line: a bird in someone else's mind.

  • Sun In Days. O'ROURKE, MEGHAN // Poetry;Sep2013, Vol. 202 Issue 5, p426 

    The article presents the poem "Sun In Days" by Meghan O'Rourke. First Line: I tried to live that way for a while, among; Last Line: the sweet grains you could say forever and not be.

  • On Marriage. O'Rourke, Meghan // Poetry;Jun2008, Vol. 192 Issue 3, p205 

    Presents the poem "On Marriage," by Meghan O'Rourke. First Line: Stone by stone, body by body in the grass: Last Line: Put the kettle on for tea, and whisper it to me.

  • The Window at Arles. O'Rourke, Meghan // Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature & Fine Arts;Winter/Spring2007, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p13 

    Presents the poem "The Window at Arles," by Meghan O'Rourke. First Line: Even the moon set him going, with its blank stare; Last Line: into fear gone blind into the hunt.

  • Late Mastery. O'Rourke, Meghan // Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature & Fine Arts;Winter/Spring2007, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p15 

    Presents the poem "Late Mastery," by Meghan O'Rourke. First Line: So this is happiness: a flaxen, spoiling moon; Last Line: as if to smell—again—the sulfur.

  • Pentimento. O'Rourke, Meghan // Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature & Fine Arts;Winter/Spring2007, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p16 

    Presents the poem "Pentimento," by Meghan O'Rourke. First Line: So the days go by, and the singing at night continues. Last Line: It speaks in every bone.

  • Sleep. O'Rourke, Meghan // Poetry;Sep2005, Vol. 186 Issue 5, p410 

    Presents the poem "Sleep," by Meghan O'Rourke. First Line: Pawnbroker, scavenger, cheapskate, Last Line: stepping into the sun like a trophy.

  • Halflife. O'Rourke, Meghan // Poetry;Sep2005, Vol. 186 Issue 5, p411 

    Presents the poem "Halflife," by Meghan O'Rourke. First Line: The blue square of light; Last Line: rich and fierce at the center.

  • THE LOST SISTER. O'Rourke, Meghan // New Yorker;11/14/2005, Vol. 81 Issue 36, p80 

    Presents the poem "The Lost Sister," by Meghan O'Rourke. First Line: I let go the hands of the one I slept with, Last Line: Nothing needs me here.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics