NPM Day 11 | Tyehimba Jess | What the Wind, Rain and Thunder Said to Tom

Tyehimba Jess, “What the Wind, Rain and Thunder Said to Tom,” from Olio (Wave Books, 2016)

NPM Day 10 | Daniel Borzutsky | In the Blazing Cities of Your Rotten Carcass Mouth


NPM Day 9 | W. S. Merwin | The Sound of Forgetting

“The Sound of Forgetting” by W. S. Merwin, from Garden Time (Copper Canyon, 2016)

NPM Day 8 | Christopher Soto | from [SOMEWHERE IN LOS ANGELES] This Poem Is Needed

fullsizeoutput_64bChristopher Soto, from “[SOMEWHERE IN LOS ANGELES] This Poem Is Needed,” The American Poetry Review (45, 1)

NPM Day 7 | Erika L. Sánchez | Poem of My Humiliations


from “Poem of My Humiliations” by Erika L. Sánchez, The Boston Review (8 June 2016)

NPM Day 6 | Matthew Freeman | Finally a Consistent Poetics

“Finally a Consistent Poetics” by Matthew Freeman, from Everything Love Restored (Coffee Town Press, 2016)

NPM Day 5 | Pamela Garvey | Wasps


“Wasps” by Pamela Garvey, from Seven Miles Deep (Five Oaks Press, 2017)

NPM Day 4 | Lucie Brock-Broido | The American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act

Lucie Brock-Broido, from “The American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act, The New Yorker (26 September 2016)

NPM Day 3 | Michael Palmer | The Laughter of the Sphinx


by Michael Palmer, “The Laughter of the Sphinx,” from The Laughter of the Sphinx (New Directions, 2016)

NPM Day 2 | Monica Youn | Ignatz Domesticus

“Ignatz Domesticus” by Monica Youn, from Ignatz (Four Way Books, 2010)