Charles Simic

(9 May 1938)

Charles Simic Poems

1. Against Winter 1/13/2003
2. Errata 1/13/2003
3. Hotel Insomnia 1/13/2003
4. Eyes Fastened With Pins 1/13/2003
5. Clouds Gathering 1/13/2003
6. Watermelons 1/13/2003
7. Heights Of Folly 1/13/2003
8. The Partial Explanation 1/13/2003
9. Country Fair 1/13/2003
10. The School Of Metaphysics 1/13/2003
11. A Book Full of Pictures 1/13/2003
12. Paradise Motel 1/13/2003
13. Talking To Little Birdies 1/13/2003
14. Read Your Fate 1/13/2003
15. The Initiate 1/13/2003
16. Late September 1/20/2003
17. Private Eye 1/13/2003
18. Summer In The Country 1/13/2003
19. The Bather 1/13/2003
20. To The One Upstairs 1/13/2003

The Partial Explanation

Seems like a long time
Since the waiter took my order.
Grimy little luncheonette,
The snow falling outside.

Seems like it has grown darker
Since I last heard the kitchen door
Behind my back
Since I last noticed

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