J. R. Solonche | WORDS


Words say everything,
he said.

So many words to say
I say.

So many times to be sure
is said.

Then the words
have the final

Let us live here, we who
have no place
else to go.

Author’s Bio

Nominated for the National Book Award and twice-nominated for the Pulitzer Prize, J.R. Solonche is the author of twenty-four books of poetry and co-author of another. He lives in the Hudson Valley.