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Rave: Poems, 1975-1999

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The Choir

I walk and I rest while the eyes of my dead
look through my own, inaudible
hosannas greet
the panorama charged serene
and almost ultraviolet with so much witness.
Holy the sea, the palpitating membrane
divided into dazzling fields and whaledark by the sun.
Holy the dark, pierced by late revelers and dawnbirds,
the garbage truck suspended in shy light,
the oystersh
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Paperback, 320 pages
Published May 1st 1999 by Copper Canyon Press (first published 1999)
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