Adrienne Rich

Rookie (16 May 1929 – 27 March 2012 / Baltimore, Maryland)

Adrienne Rich Poems

If you see a poem only with title, it is listed that way because of copyright reasons.
21. In a Classroom 1/3/2003
22. Implosions 1/3/2003
23. From an Atlas of the Difficult World 1/3/2003
24. From a Survivor 1/3/2003
25. For the Record 1/3/2003
26. For the Dead 1/3/2003
27. Final Notions 1/3/2003
28. Diving Into the Wreck 1/3/2003
29. Cartographies of Silence 1/3/2003
30. Burning Oneself Out 1/3/2003
31. Aunt Jennifer's Tigers 1/3/2003
32. A Valediction Forbidding Mourning 1/3/2003

In Those Years

In those years, people will say, we lost track
of the meaning of we, of you
we found ourselves
reduced to I
and the whole thing became
silly, ironic, terrible:
we were trying to live a personal life
and, yes, that was the only life
we could bear witness to

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