m_topn picture

J U N E   1 9 9 7

m_rub_po picture

PSALM

by Mark Jarman


audioear picture Hear Mark Jarman read Psalm (in RealAudio).

(For help, see a note about the audio.)


Also by Mark Jarman:
In the Tube (1999)

Go to:
An Audible Anthology
Poetry Pages




Lord of dimensions and the dimensionless,
Wave and particle, all and none,

Who lets us measure the wounded atom,
Who lets us doubt all measurement,

When in this world we betray you
Let us be faithful in another.






Mark Jarman teaches English literature at Vanderbilt University. His collection of poems Questions for Ecclesiastes was published in February.


Copyright © 1997 by The Atlantic Monthly Company. All rights reserved.
The Atlantic Monthly; June 1997; Psalm; Volume 279, No. 6; page 97.

m_nv_cv picture m_nv_un picture m_nv_am picture m_nv_pr picture m_nv_as picture m_nv_se picture