The Other Lover was a finalist for the 2000 National Book Award for Poetry.
Behind the door, cigarette smoke and perfume
in the first break from each other on the honeymoon,
of what's behind the innocent and beautiful,
but not yet. She's on the other side,
by the pleasure of a hinged, hollow-core
of his troth, and gets back
The mistake was opening, wanting more
The Other Lover
©1999, 98 pages
Paper $13.00 0-226-76408-7
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