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Author: PONSOT, MARIE
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Ponsot, Marie    Poet's Biography
44 poems available by this author


A TALE TOLD BY ATHENEUS (VENUS CALLIPYGUS)    Poem Text    
First Line: Two sisters of ancient greece both laid claim
Subject(s): Buttocks; Likes & Dislikes


A VISIT    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Drinks & Drinking; Women; Wine


ABOUT MY BIRTHDAY    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Birthdays


AMONG WOMEN    Poem Text    
First Line: What women wander?
Subject(s): Women


ANALOGUE    Poem Text    
First Line: I watch me until I disappear and we
Subject(s): Love


ANNIVERSARY    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: The big doll being broken and the sawdust fall
Subject(s): Dolls


ANTI-ROMANTIC    Poem Text    
First Line: I exlpain ontology, mathematics, theophily
Subject(s): Knowledge; Trees


AUTUMN CLEAN-UP    Poem Text    
First Line: There she is in her garden
Last Line: Eager to begin
Subject(s): Flowers; Gardens & Gardening


BERCEUSE    Poem Text    
First Line: Your afternoon sleep after our protean anger into
Subject(s): Love


DRUNK & DISORDERLY, BIG HAIR    Poem Text    
First Line: Handmaid to cybele,
Subject(s): Women; Aging


FIT AUDIENCE    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: (andante cantabile): / g sharp is not g natural
Subject(s): Music & Musicians; Composers


FOR A STILL-BORN CHILD    Poem Text    
First Line: Lost among immediate creaks chirrups wrong sounds
Subject(s): Stillbirth; Death - Childbirth


FOR ELIZABETH BLEECKER AVERELL, D. 20 JUNE 1957    Poem Text    
First Line: Abrupt as that blessing gesture you always made
Subject(s): Friendship; Death; Dead, The


FOR MY BROTHER: 'OTHER SYSTEMS MUST EXIST'    Poem Text    
First Line: Worlds away what other praise
Subject(s): Brothers; Half-brothers


GHOSTS OF NARRATIVE    Poem Text    
First Line: In the stories that make us
Last Line: A promise, and they laugh
Subject(s): Bible Old Testament; Jews - Exodus From Egypt


HANGZHOU, LAKE OF THE POETS    Poem Text    
First Line: Reading the bones, wetting a fingertip
Subject(s): Nature; Poetry & Poets


IMAGINING STARRY    Poem Text    
First Line: The place of language is the place between me
Subject(s): Imagination; Fancy


LANGUAGE ACQUISITION    Poem Text    
First Line: Burn, or speak your mind. For the oak to untruss
Subject(s): Language; Words; Vocabulary


MATINS AND LAUDS    Poem Text    
First Line: Excited as a sophisticated boy at his first
Variant Title(s): Matins & Lauds
Subject(s): Love


METAPHYSICA    Poem Text    
First Line: Off the rack, said wittgenstein to descartes
Last Line: I decline / to decline
Subject(s): Metaphysics


MULTIPARA GRAVIDA 5    Poem Text    
First Line: Come to term the started child shocks
Subject(s): Birth; Child Birth; Midwifery


NORTHAMPTON STYLE    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Desire; Love; Nature; Music & Musicians


NOW THEN    Poem Text    
First Line: For a moment I know
Last Line: The other side known
Subject(s): Knowledge; Homecoming


OLD JOKES APPRECIATE    Poem Text    
First Line: Up the long stairs I run
Subject(s): Jokes; Conduct Of Life


OLD MAMA SATURDAY    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Guilt


ONE IS ONE    Poem Text    
First Line: Heart, you bully, you punk, I'm wrecked, I'm shocked
Subject(s): Hearts


ORIGIN    Poem Text    
First Line: The skull or shell


OUT OF WATER    Poem Text    
First Line: A new embroidery of flowers, canary color,
Subject(s): Flowers


PAEONIA 'SOUVENIR DE MAXIME CORNU', INCIDENTALLY    Poem Text    
First Line: The ground wants rain. Crouched here
Subject(s): Conduct Of Life; Gardens & Gardening; Hands; Rain; Freedom; Liberty


PATHETIC FALLACIES ARE BAD SCIENCE BUT    Poem Text    
First Line: If leaf-trash chokes the stream-bed
Subject(s): Langer, Susanne K. (1895-1985); Philosophy & Philosophers


PLEASANT AVENUE    Poem Text    
First Line: Is in manhattan / as only those who live there know
Last Line: I have nothing to fear
Subject(s): New York City; Italian Americans; Neighbors


POURRITURE NOBLE    Poem Text    
First Line: Never prophesy.
Subject(s): Wine; Aging; Time


PRE-TEXT    Poem Text    
First Line: Archaic, his gestures / hieratic, just like caesar or sappho
Subject(s): Babies; Ancestors & Ancestry; Time; Infants; Heritage; Heredity


PRIVATE AND PROFANE    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: From loss of the old and lack of the new
Subject(s): Religion; Philosophy & Philosophers; Art & Artists; Writing & Writers; Conduct Of Life; Theology


RITOURNELLE, PARIS 1948    Poem Text    
First Line: Down from the subtle grey sorbonne and
Subject(s): Paris, France


ROCKEFELLER THE CENTER    Poem Text    
First Line: Roland is dead and the ivory broken
Subject(s): Rockefeller Center, New York City


SEPARATE, IN THE SWIM    Poem Text    
First Line: Oiled and drowsy, idling in a sling
Subject(s): Swimming & Swimmers


TESTING GARDENING    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: In the garden I watch myself take care
Subject(s): Gardens & Gardening


THANK GERARD    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Cascade: rain torrential rain
Subject(s): Rain; Farm Life; Agriculture; Farmers


THE STORY AFTER THE STORY    Poem Text    
First Line: N bubbles to the elbow, on my knees
Subject(s): Story-telling; Family Life; Children; Absence; Disappointment; Relatives; Childhood; Separation; Isolation


THIS BRIDGE, LIKE POETRY, IS VERTIGO    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Describing the wind that drives it, cloud
Subject(s): Poetry & Poets


WEDDING SONG    Poem Text    
First Line: Be between us in our making love
Subject(s): Marital Love


WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE WHEN YOU GROW UP?    Poem Text    
First Line: Here I am in the garden
Subject(s): Gardens & Gardening


WINTER    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
Subject(s): Neighbors; Sons; Friendship; Suicide; Divorce