Table of Contents for This Time : New and Selected Poems


I REJOICINGS 1973
17(14)
The Bite
17(1)
This Is Lord Herbert Moaning
18(1)
In Kovalchik's Garden
19(1)
The Naming of Beasts
20(1)
The Unity
21(1)
His Animal Is Finally a Kind of Ape
22(2)
The Poem of Life
24(1)
When I Have Reached the Point of Suffocation
25(2)
Immanuel Kant and the Hopi
27(4)
II LUCKY LIFE 1977
31(36)
Behaving Like a Jew
31(1)
The Power of Maples
32(1)
At Bickford's
33(1)
Straus Park
34(2)
On the Island
36(2)
Burying an Animal on the Way to New York
38(1)
The One Thing in Life
39(1)
Let Me Please Look into My Window
40(1)
Blue Skies, White Breasts, Green Trees
41(2)
Three Tears
43(2)
Lucky Life
45(2)
Malaguena
47(1)
Pile of Feathers
48(1)
Gert's Gifts
49(1)
Stepping Out of Poetry
50(1)
Love for the Dog
51(1)
This Is It
52(2)
The Cemetery of Orange Trees in Crete
54(1)
96 Vandam
55(1)
Bob Summers: The Final Poem
56(1)
God of Rain, God of Water
57(2)
If You Saw Me Walking
59(1)
Morning Harvest
60(2)
Peddler's Village
62(1)
The Sweetness of Life
63(1)
Underground Dancing
64(3)
III THE RED COAL 1981
67(46)
Cow Worship
67(1)
The Faces I Love
68(1)
Little White Sister
69(1)
Immensity
70(1)
Rotten Angel
71(2)
Pick and Poke
73(2)
Modern Love
75(2)
Little Did the Junco Know
77(1)
Elaine Comparone
78(2)
I Remember Galileo
80(1)
The Shirt Poem
81(4)
June First
85(1)
Thinking About Shelley
86(2)
Days of 1978
88(1)
No Wind
89(1)
June Fourth
90(1)
Hanging Scroll
91(2)
Acacia
93(2)
Your Animal
95(2)
The Rose Warehouse
97(2)
The Red Coal
99(2)
There Is Wind, There Are Matches
101(2)
Waving Good-Bye
103(1)
Dear Mole
104(1)
The Roar
105(1)
For Night to Come
106(2)
Here I Am Walking
108(3)
IV PARADISE POEMS 1984
113(56)
The Dancing
113(1)
Orange Roses
114(1)
Picking the Roses
115(2)
In Memory of W. H. Auden
117(2)
Romania, Romania
119(1)
It's Nice to Think of Tears
120(1)
Song
121(1)
Weeping and Wailing
122(1)
Christmas Sticks
123(2)
The Same Moon Above Us
125(4)
Leaving Another Kingdom
129(2)
My Swallows
131(2)
Bee Balm
133(1)
Vivaldi Years
134(1)
Moscow
135(1)
Today a Leaf
136(1)
Singing
137(1)
John's Mysteries
138(3)
Soap
141(3)
I Pity the Wind
144(2)
The Nettle Tree
146(1)
Sycamore
147(4)
Baja
151(2)
Kissing Stieglitz Good-Bye
153(2)
Fritz
155(2)
Red Bird
157(2)
Adler
159(4)
The Expulsion
163(6)
V LOVESICK 1987
169(52)
The Dog
169(2)
All I Have Are the Tracks
171(1)
I Do a Piece from Greece
172(1)
This Was a Wonderful Night
173(2)
I Sometimes Think of the Lamb
175(1)
Stopping Schubert
176(1)
Bela
177(3)
A Song for the Romeos
180(1)
My First Kinglet
181(2)
There I Was One Day
183(2)
One Animal's Life
185(2)
Silver Hand
187(1)
Washington Square
188(1)
Bob Summers' Body
189(1)
It Was in Houston
190(2)
Neither English nor Spanish
192(3)
Another Insane Devotion
195(2)
Making the Light Come
197(1)
It Was a Rising
198(2)
Hobbes
200(3)
Grapefruit
203(2)
Knowledge Forwards and Backwards
205(3)
Lyric
208(1)
My Favorite Farewell
209(3)
For Once
212(2)
Steps
214(7)
VI BREAD WITHOUT SUGAR 1992
221(22)
Three Hearts
221(1)
The Founder
222(2)
Nice Mountain
224(1)
How Would It Be?
225(1)
Grinnell, Iowa
226(2)
Ukrainian
228(1)
What It Is Like
229(2)
Her Right Eye Catches the Lavender
231(2)
His Song of the Green Willow
233(2)
I Would Call It Derangement
235(2)
The Thought of Heaven
237(6)
VII ODD MERCY 1995
243(24)
Odd Mercy
243(3)
Blue
246(1)
Hinglish
247(3)
Ida
250(4)
Small Sunflowers
254(2)
The Jew and the Rooster Are One
256(2)
Fleur
258(2)
St Mark's
260(1)
Most of My Life
261(2)
Oracle
263(4)
VIII NEW POEMS 1997
267(18)
This Time
267(1)
Self-Portrait in His Sixties
268(1)
December 1, 1994
269(3)
Both of Them Were Sixty-Five
272(2)
Swan Legs
274(1)
Eggshell
275(1)
The Sounds of Wagner
276(1)
Memoir
277(1)
Oskar
278(1)
Something for Me
279(1)
Personal
280(1)
Lilacs for Ginsberg
281(1)
Shad
282(2)
He Said
284(1)
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