Never-Ending Birds

Never-Ending Birds Cover

Never-Ending Birds

By David Baker

W. W. Norton & Company, Hardcover, 9780393070187, 111pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2009

from Never-Ending Birds That's us pointing to the clouds. Those are clouds of birds, now we see, one whole cloud of birds There we are, pointing out the car windows October. Gray-blue-white olio of birds Never-ending birds, you called the first time years we say it, the three of us, an two of us, one of those just endearments Apt clarities. Kiss on the lips of hope.

About the Author
David Baker, the author of several volumes of poetry and criticism, is the Thomas B. Fordham Chair of Creative Writing at Denison University and the poetry editor of The Kenyon Review. He lives in Granville, Ohio.