Philip Levine

(January 10, 1928 / Detroit, Michigan)

Poems of Philip Levine

21. Clouds 1/13/2003
22. Clouds Above The Sea 1/13/2003
23. Coming Close 1/13/2003
24. Detroit Grease Shop Poem 1/13/2003
25. Detroit, Tomorrow 1/10/2012
26. Drum 1/10/2012
27. During the War 1/10/2012
28. Everything 1/13/2003
29. Father 1/13/2003
30. Fist 1/13/2003
31. For The Country 1/13/2003
32. Gangrene 1/13/2003
33. Gin 1/13/2003
34. Gospel 1/10/2012
35. Green Thumb 1/13/2003
36. Heaven 1/13/2003
37. Holding On 1/13/2003
38. Holy Day 1/13/2003
39. House Of Silence 1/13/2003
40. How Much Earth 1/13/2003

Breakfasts With Joachim

Sunday morning at Mel's Country Kitchen,
the place quiet, the locals bowing
to their heaped plates, Joachim let go with,
'The Jews done it! ' A dozen forks clattered,
the place grew eerie, and then he added
in fake Okie, 'Moses went up that hill
to bring back God's word for us here.'
Everyone went back to stuffing their faces;
Joachim nibbled on dry toast and sipped

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