Letter to America
by Catherine Staples

  Click button above to hear Catherine Staples read this poem, or click here to download the poem in .mp3 format. Swallows: Common yet Declining   And yet you’ll see them everywhere—            on telephone wire or fence rail,                      diving the swale between dunes            riding the sun-baked meadows uphill through aerials drifting … Continue reading Letter to America
by Catherine Staples