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Alison Luterman

(New England)

Poems of Alison Luterman

1. Because Even the Word Obstacle is an Obstacle 3/15/2012
2. Earthquakes 3/15/2012
3. Invisible Work 1/13/2003
4. Looking for Work 3/15/2012
5. On Not Flying To Hawaii 1/13/2003
6. Sidewalk Story 3/15/2012
7. Sustain 3/15/2012

Invisible Work

Because no one could ever praise me enough,
because I don't mean these poems only
but the unseen
unbelievable effort it takes to live
the life that goes on between them,
I think all the time about invisible work.
About the young mother on Welfare
I interviewed years ago,
who said, "It's hard.

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