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Naomi Shihab Nye

(12 March 1952 / St. Louis, Missouri)

Poems of Naomi Shihab Nye

1. Alaska 1/4/2012
2. Blood 1/20/2003
3. Boy and Egg 1/4/2012
4. Burning the Old Year 1/4/2012
5. Different Ways to Pray 1/4/2012
6. Famous 1/4/2012
7. Fundamentalism 1/4/2012
8. Half-And-Half 1/13/2003
9. Hello 1/4/2012
10. Hidden 1/13/2003
11. Hugging the Jukebox 1/4/2012
12. Jerusalem 1/4/2012
13. Last August Hours Before the Year 2000 1/4/2012
14. Making A Fist 1/20/2003
15. My Uncle’s Favorite Coffee Shop 1/4/2012
16. San Antonio 1/4/2012
17. Sewing, Knitting, Crocheting... 1/13/2003
18. Shoulders 1/4/2012
19. So Much Happiness 1/4/2012
20. Song Book 12/1/2014

Hidden

If you place a fern
under a stone
the next day it will be
nearly invisible
as if the stone has
swallowed it.

If you tuck the name of a loved one
under your tongue too long

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