TITLE

Poet at 40

AUTHOR(S)
Biespiel, David
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
New Republic;7/11/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 2/3, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Poem
ABSTRACT
Presents the poem "Poet at 40," by David Biespiel. First line: When have I last doubted the tawdry and the weird; Last line: And, like a keeper of reveries, I tally the rings of their ripening pallor.
ACCESSION #
17545379

 

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