MARINA GIPPS

(Chicago, Illinois)

Poems of MARINA GIPPS

1. 14 Octubre, Campfire (for my grandmother, Juana) 3/22/2007
2. A Clean White Shirt 11/14/2005
3. A Day at the Pink Beach 11/12/2005
4. A Face 9/19/2006
5. A Good Woman 8/4/2007
6. A History 11/30/2005
7. A Hollow Wake: 7/17/2007
8. A Man Who Disappeared and Came Back Again 10/20/2006
9. A Posthumous Secrecy 2/11/2006
10. A Prophesy 3/3/2006
11. A Witch 7/1/2007
12. Above the Great Sound 9/15/2007
13. Aftermath 5/19/2007
14. Again, That Agony 7/26/2008
15. Again... 7/13/2007
16. Agreement 8/31/2008
17. Alien Fire 8/7/2007
18. America 3/11/2008
19. An Urban Memory 3/5/2006
20. Ants 8/4/2007

Digging Up a Beehive

A beehive went underground.
I found it just as I was looking
for sweetness.
No stingers on my knees, praying
to the red earth of sorrows
for the beehive that had lost
meaning-

To follow the queen

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