Naguib Mahfouz's Cairo
Inspired by the Cairo of the Palace Walk Trilogy
After Charles Perrault’s Cendrillon
Teatime with Kipling
Inspired by Kipling's youth and David Bowie's "Lady Grinning Soul"
Not a Requiem
Inspired by Larry Levis’s "Elegy"
Old Babylonian Culinary Tablets
(ca. 1750 BC) at Yale
A meditation on the 'oldest cookbooks in the world' from 'the time of Hammurabi'
Watching Billy Collins Read His Poems
Inspired by Billy Collins and William Shakespeare
Mrs. Woolf Considers Mrs. Ramsay
In response to Virginia Woolf’s To the Lighthouse
The Death of Walt Whitman
After Walt Whitman & W. H. Auden
A Master Gardener
In memory of Margot Graham
In response to David Lehman's "Dante Lucked Out"