David Lehman

(June 11, 1948 / New York City)

David Lehman Poems

1. June 6 1/13/2003
2. May 8 1/13/2003
3. January 31 (The Sky Is Crumbling...) 1/13/2003
4. April 24 1/13/2003
5. June 19 1/13/2003
6. January 31 1/13/2003
7. To The Author Of Glare 1/13/2003
8. January 24 1/13/2003
9. July 12 1/13/2003
10. January 1 1/13/2003
11. March 30 1/13/2003
12. December 14 1/13/2003
13. January 3 1/13/2003
14. To William Holden 1/13/2003
15. January 2 1/13/2003
16. April 21 1/13/2003
17. The Shield Of A Greeting 1/13/2003
18. November 6 1/13/2003
19. May 26 1/13/2003
20. The Matador of Metaphor 6/25/2015
21. For I Will Consider Your Dog Molly 4/26/2016
22. Wittgenstein's Ladder 1/13/2003
23. Ode To Modern Art 1/13/2003
24. Tenth Commandment 1/13/2003
25. October 12 1/13/2003
26. Eleventh Hour 1/13/2003
27. Sestina 1/13/2003
28. September 22 1/13/2003
29. August 15 1/13/2003
30. A Little History 1/13/2003
31. A Quick One Before I Go 1/13/2003
32. April 26 1/13/2003
33. The Lift 1/13/2003
34. October 16 1/13/2003
35. Maximism 1/13/2003
36. To Psyche 1/13/2003
37. July 10 1/13/2003
38. December 25 1/13/2003
39. 08/22/08 12/11/2014
40. The Left Bank 1/13/2003
Best Poem of David Lehman

February 23

Light rain is falling in Central Park
but not on Upper Fifth Avenue or Central Park West
where sun and sky are yellow and blue
Winds are gusting on Washington Square
through the arches and on to LaGuardia Place
but calm is the corner of 8th Street and Second Avenue
which reminds me of something John Ashbery said
about his poem "Crazy Weather" he said
he was in favor of all kinds of weather
just so long as it's genuine weather
which is always unusually bad, unusually
good, or unusually indifferent,
since there isn't really any norm for weather
When he was ...

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August 15

My new Web site is dropdead.com
It's interactive you get to choose how
you'll die, where, and at what age
and it'll still come as a complete
surprise to you I guarantee
but let's not get morbid it's a game
it's more fun than bullshit.com and a lot less
narcissistic than kissmyass.com
Michael Douglas will play the lead with Sandra

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