Three Funerals

Five Untitled Poems

Ghost Weather

W. H. Auden, Leaving Lubbock, Texas, Writes a Sonnet

William Wenthe is the author of four books of poems, including his most recent collection, God’s Foolishness (LSU Press, 2016). He has received poetry fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Texas Commission on the Arts, and two Pushcart Prizes. “The Trial” is part of a larger project about the American expatriate painter James McNeill Whistler.

Melville

Where Feeling Dwells: On Reading Marianne Moore

This is for the silver of highway

Exhaustion

Elton Glaser has published eight full-length collections of poetry, most recently two books in 2013: Translations from the Flesh (University of Pittsburgh Press) and The Law of Falling Bodies (University of Arkansas Press).

Il Cortigiano of Thomas Avenue