The Hand by Mary Ruefle
"You know the answer, you suspect / you are the only one"
Moon in the Window by Dorianne Laux
"It took me years to grow a heart / from paper and glue."
I Am Not Ready To Die Yet by Aracelis Girmay
"I want to live longer. / I want to love you longer, say it again, / I want to love you longer / & sing that song / again."
The Round by Stanley Kunitz
"this morning I saw light kiss / the silk of the roses / A curious gladness shook me"