Morgan Michaels


Morgan Michaels Poems

361. Delusions Vll 6/22/2014
362. Delusions Vlll 6/23/2014
363. Delusions X 6/24/2014
364. Delusions Xl 6/28/2014
365. Delusions Xll 6/30/2014
366. Delusions Xlll 6/30/2014
367. Democracy 6/20/2012
368. Desiderata 4/21/2013
369. Desiderata Ii 12/4/2013
370. Desiderata Lll 6/29/2014
371. Desire 7/30/2013
372. Dialogue 6/19/2013
373. Did You Read My Book? 12/29/2014
374. Differences 3/1/2013
375. Differences* 1/29/2014
376. Diotima 5/29/2012
377. Diotima 2 Part One 7/19/2012
378. Diotima's Complaint 6/19/2013
379. Dirge 1/11/2013
380. Divine Courtesy 2/26/2012
381. Doggerelle 1/28/2012
382. Dolphin 2/1/2012
383. Dolphin Ii 2/1/2012
384. Double Dip 10/25/2013
385. Double Fortune 11/19/2012
386. Dream 11/28/2012
387. Dream 2 6/2/2013
388. Dreams 1/6/2013
389. Dreams 3 6/3/2013
390. Ecole Post-Moderne 1/25/2013
391. Edna 1/23/2012
392. Egisto 3/21/2012
393. Ego 8/9/2013
394. Eight 5/18/2013
395. Either Or 3/25/2012
396. El Greco's St Martin 11/9/2013
397. Elephant's Graveyard 5/10/2012
398. Elephant's Graveyard Ii 5/10/2012
399. Elephant's Graveyard Iii 5/10/2012
400. Elevan 5/19/2013
Best Poem of Morgan Michaels

The Ideal City

Consider this marvel of Renaissance wit:
The Ideal City, by Lucian Laurana-
See how the canny master contrived in it
To lead the eye along the polished piazza
Back to a single point on the far horizon
By dint of planes, formed ny the great arcades
Of noble pallazi, their window-lit facades
Tinted shades of gold and green and dun;
At center fore, a temple, double tiered
Whose coffered, greatly-pedimented doors
Are gained by a shallow flight of marble stairs;
All around, the whole is pillastered
By half-coluns crowned by leafy capitals
While over the ...

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Aunt Fritzi I

What she was is not exactly clear
but as often shown resting in an armchair reading the Times,
a journalist, perhaps? the way she looked
she could have been an ex-rockette.

It is natural and understandable
that she kept so firm a rein on Nancy,
her ward, troublesome child,
who lived with her for reasons

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