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Author: SHECK, LAURIE
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Sheck, Laurie    Poet's Biography
18 poems available by this author


A QUIET SKIN    Poem Text    
First Line: Thinking has a quiet skin. But I feel the break and fled of things inside it.
Subject(s): Thought; Thinking


AMD WATER LIES PLAINLY    Poem Text    
First Line: Then I came to an edge of very calm


BRIDAL VEIL    Poem Text    
First Line: On the crest of the far hill, the one tree


DRIVING HOME    Poem Text    
First Line: Here in this decentered light, this sizzling, reeling hum
Last Line: Their blameless light so far from here, so wordless, unconstrained
Subject(s): Automobile Drivers


LOVE POEM    Poem Text    
First Line: After the flesh is stripped and cut for meat
Subject(s): Whales


MEDUSA    Poem Text    
First Line: I can almost taste the glassy air. Where are the birds in it,
Subject(s): Medusa


NO SUMMER AS YET    Poem Text    
First Line: And no summer as yet, but it will come with its bright pieces of whatever
Subject(s): Disability; Speech; Body, Human; Oratory; Orators


POEM    Poem Text    
First Line: I am sorry not to have written you sooner.
Subject(s): Writing & Writers


SO FAR AWAY    Poem Text    
First Line: Think hands, think mouth, think eyes. Those pieces floating
Last Line: When / watched
Subject(s): Body, Human


SO FAST AWAY    Poem Text    
First Line: Think hands, think mouth, think eyes. Those pieces floating


THE DEER    Poem Text    
First Line: The deer is patience
Subject(s): Deer


THE MANNEQUINS    Poem Text    
First Line: How can they know uncertainty, the mannequins
Last Line: That shijne like computer screens, incarnate and withheld
Subject(s): Mannequins


THE RETURN    Poem Text    
First Line: And then he entered the city: in the old stories
Subject(s): Cities; Urban Life


THE SOUL REVISITING THE BODY    Poem Text    
First Line: Why do youj return?
Subject(s): Soul; Body, Human; Future Life; Retribution; Eternity; After Life


TRACKS    Poem Text    
First Line: Someone's been getting at these subway cars at night
Subject(s): Night; Paintings And Painters; Subways; Bedtime


UNDRESSING    Poem Text    
First Line: He dreams she is a room
Subject(s): Transience; Clothing & Dress; Impermanence


UNTITLED    Poem Text    
First Line: There are times when the mind
Subject(s): Mind, The


WHITE NOISE    Poem Text    
First Line: The faces are lifted up into the jumpy light
Subject(s): Cities; Urban Life