Elsinore in the Late Ancient Autumn

Vision, Madness, and Morality: Poetry and the Theory of the Bicameral Mind

The Intimate Earth & In the Small Boats of Their Hands

When the Moment Is Over

Linda Pastan’s fourteenth book of poems, Insomnia, will be published by W. W. Norton in the fall of 2015. Recent poems have appeared in the Paris Review, the Atlantic Monthly, the New Yorker, and the Gettysburg Review. Her books have twice been finalists for the National Book Award, and in 2003 she won the Ruth Lily Prize for lifetime achievement. She was poet laureate of Maryland from 1991 to 1995.

Bliss

Feeling at Home in the Body

Poetry as Revelation: A Nineteenth-Century Mirage

Part of a Short Story

Clear Moonlight & The Sleep Collector