Naomi Shihab Nye

(12 March 1952 / St. Louis, Missouri)

Naomi Shihab Nye Poems

1. Yellow Glove 1/4/2012
2. Wedding Cake 12/17/2014
3. Two Countries 1/20/2003
4. Trying to Name What Doesn’t Change 1/4/2012
5. Truth Serum 1/4/2012
6. The Words Under the Words 1/4/2012
7. The Turtle Shrine Near Chittagong 1/4/2012
8. The Traveling Onion 12/26/2014
9. The Story, Around the Corner 1/4/2012
10. The Small Vases from Hebron 1/4/2012
11. The Rider 1/4/2012
12. The Art of Disappearing 1/4/2012
13. Supple Cord 1/4/2012
14. Streets 1/20/2003
15. Spruce Street, Berkeley 1/4/2012
16. Song Book 12/1/2014
17. So Much Happiness 1/4/2012
18. Shoulders 1/4/2012
19. Sewing, Knitting, Crocheting... 1/13/2003
20. San Antonio 1/4/2012

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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