Frank Bidart

Frank Bidart Poems

1. California Plush 1/13/2003
2. To The Dead 1/13/2003
3. Love Incarnate 1/13/2003
4. Guilty Of Dust 1/13/2003
5. Self-Portrait, 1969 1/13/2003
6. Dark Night 1/13/2003
7. Overheard Through the Walls of the Invisible City 1/20/2003
8. For The Twentieth Century 1/13/2003
9. If  See No End In Is 2/10/2015

If  See No End In Is

What none knows is when, not if.
Now that your life nears its end
when you turn back what you see
is ruin. You think, It is a prison. No,
it is a vast resonating chamber in
which each thing you say or do is

new, but the same. What none knows is
how to change. Each plateau you reach, if

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