038 “Ambition” by Gary Soto

This poem can be found in the book Gary Soto: New and Selected Poems. Click here to purchase. Click on the printer icon to print this page Ambition by Gary Soto For years our ambition was to eat Chicken. To sit in the back yard, In an aftershock of heat When the sun...

037 “Lightening” by A. Molotkov

This poem can be found in A. Molotkov’s book Synonyms for Silence. Click here to purchase. Click on the printer icon to print this page Lightening by A. Molotkov I wrap my mother’s body in a small blanket. She is light in my arms. Sprawled by a fig tree, my...

035 “Animals” by Frank O’Hara

This poem can be found in The Collected Poems of Frank O’Hara. Click here to purchase. Click on the printer icon to print this page Animals by Frank O’Hara Have you forgotten what we were like then when we were still first rate and the day came fat with an...