Tag: w.s. merwin poet


Featured Poem: Place

By W.S. Merwin ON THE LAST DAY of the world I would want to plant a tree what for not for the fruit the tree that bears the fruit is not the one that was planted I want the tree that stands in the earth for the first time with the sun already going down and the water touching its roots in the earth full … Read More Featured Poem: Place


Featured Poem: High Fronds

By W.S. Merwin AFTER SUNDOWN the crowns of the tallest palms stand out against the clear glass of the eastern sky they have no shadows and no memory the wind has gone its own way nothing is missing via Narrative Magazine