Jonathan Galassi

Seattle, Washington
Jonathan Galassi
Seattle, Washington
Explore Poems GO!

Turning Forty

Rating: 2.8
The barroom mirror lit up with our wives
has faded to a loaded-to-the-gills
Japanese subcompact, little lives
asleep behind us, heading for the hills

in utter darkness through invisible
countryside we know by heart by light;
but woods that are humane and hospitable
often turn eerie on a moonless night.
Our talk is quiet: the week’s triumphs, failings,
Read More
READ THIS POEM IN OTHER LANGUAGES
COMMENTS

Delivering Poems Around The World

Poems are the property of their respective owners. All information has been reproduced here for educational and informational purposes to benefit site visitors, and is provided at no charge...

5/6/2021 7:23:27 AM # 1.0.0.576