Philip Levine

(January 10, 1928 / Detroit, Michigan)

Poems of Philip Levine

81. The Mercy 1/13/2003
82. The Negatives 1/13/2003
83. The New World 1/13/2003
84. The Present 1/13/2003
85. The Rains 1/13/2003
86. The Rat Of Faith 1/13/2003
87. The Red Shirt 1/13/2003
88. The Return 1/13/2003
89. The Simple Truth 1/13/2003
90. The Turning 1/13/2003
91. The Two 1/10/2012
92. The Unknowable 1/13/2003
93. The Water's Chant 1/13/2003
94. The Whole Soul 1/13/2003
95. Then 1/13/2003
96. They Feed They Lion 1/13/2003
97. Those Were The Days 1/13/2003
98. Told 1/13/2003
99. Unholy Saturday 4/7/2011
100. Voyages 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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