Alice Notley

from The Decent of Alette (Penguin Books, 1996)
A mother & child
When I was born
I once found an exit
We couldn't find our fathers
I stood again

from Mysteries of Small Houses (Penguin Books, 1998)
As Good as Anything

from Disobedience (Penguin Books, 2001)
Change the Forms In Dreams
What's Suppressed
Sun Is Very Near Hot and Buttockslike
Breaking an Unsound Barrier
The One THousand Arms of Poking and Pinching Love

Interview with Alice Notley