Hear the author read his poem 'Rainbow,' which was originally published in the November 2000 'Atlantic'
Milford did not want to draw too close to Lorena. At his age, he preferred to observe at a safe distance.
A short story
If a man can't walk around in his own country without fear, what business does he have selling freedom to the Russians?
The chest had belonged to his parents, and their parents before them. Now where would it go?
"He could not know the world, was his fear, unless a woman translated it for him"