Cover

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Title Page, Copyright, Dedication

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pp. ii-v

Contents

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p. vii

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Acknowledgments

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p. ix

The poems in this book originally appeared (a few in earlier versions or under different titles) in the following publications, to whose editors grateful acknowledgment is made: Antioch Review: "Evening Song"; Field: "The Hemophiliac's Motorcycle" and "Codeine Diary"; Poetry: "Praying with George Herbert in Late Winter"...

I

The Hemophiliac’s Motorcycle

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pp. 3-9

II

At Burt Lake

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p. 13

Ars Poetica

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p. 14

Praying with George Herbert in Late Winter

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pp. 15-17

A Visit to the Cathedral

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p. 18

Reading Frank O’Hara in the Hospital

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pp. 19-20

Reading the Tao Te Ching in the Hospital

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p. 21

When Comfort Arrives

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pp. 22-30

Evening Song

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p. 31

III

Hymning the Kanawha

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pp. 35-50

IV

Codeine Diary

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pp. 53-76

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Notes

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p. 77

"The Hemophiliac's Motorcycle": The lines quoting haftorah and candle-lighting ceremony speeches were written by Ronald Kimball on the occasion of his bar mitzvah in Ann Arbor, Michigan, September 1988. "When Comfort Arrives": Certain lines have been adapted or simply stolen without acknowledgment from the following. ...