New Selected Poems

New Selected Poems

Philip Levine


LIGHTS i've got obvious prior to

The kids are off somewhere
and whilst I waken
I listen only
the buzz of current
in the TV
and the fridge

groaning opposed to the coming
day. I upward push and wash;
there is nothing
to consider except
the insistent push
of water, and the pipe's

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