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In January - Poem by Ted Kooser

Only one cell in the frozen hive of night
is lit, or so it seems to us:
this Vietnamese café, with its oily light,
its odors whose colorful shapes are like flowers.
Laughter and talking, the tick of chopsticks.
Beyond the glass, the wintry city
creaks like an ancient wooden bridge.
A great wind rushes under all of us.
The bigger the window, the more it trembles.


Comments about In January by Ted Kooser

  • Rookie - 175 Points Elena Tsonkova (9/18/2016 3:52:00 PM)

    Atmospheric, vivid. Makes me peep through that trembling window and reach for the the warmth in that cafe far beyond my reach and at the same time the wind makes me shiver. Beautiful! (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 70,740 Points Ratnakar Mandlik (9/18/2016 10:50:00 AM)

    An awesome write and highly enjoyable read. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 4,369 Points john tiong chunghoo (9/24/2006 4:20:00 AM)

    dear ted, this is the haiku to your poem:

    night
    the shimmer of the city
    in the river (Report) Reply

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Poems About January

  1. 1. In January , Ted Kooser
  2. 2. A Calendar Of Sonnets: January , Helen Hunt Jackson
  3. 3. Orchard Trees, January , Richard Wilbur
  4. 4. January, 1795 , Mary Darby Robinson
  5. 5. January Morning , William Carlos Williams
  6. 6. January , William Carlos Williams
  7. 7. January 1939 , Dylan Thomas
  8. 8. January Jumps About , George Barker
  9. 9. January Mist , Sandra Fowler
  10. 10. A January Morning , Archibald Lampman
  11. 11. In California: Morning, Evening, Late Ja.. , Denise Levertov
  12. 12. Voice Of Freedom,25 January Revolution , Abdallah Gamal
  13. 13. January In New York , Erica Jong
  14. 14. [month Of] January , Hilaire Belloc
  15. 15. January Cold Desolate , Christina Georgina Rossetti
  16. 16. *808 Garnet Birthstone Of January , John Knight
  17. 17. Ode Written On The First Of January , Robert Southey
  18. 18. A Tale, Founded On A Fact, Which Happene.. , William Cowper
  19. 19. On My Thirty-Third Birthday, January 22,.. , George Gordon Byron
  20. 20. The Shepherds Calendar - January- Winter.. , John Clare
  21. 21. Beranger's My Last Song Perhaps (January.. , Eugene Field
  22. 22. Ode On The Present Times, 27th January 1.. , Amelia Opie
  23. 23. A Book Of Strife In The Form Of The Diar.. , George MacDonald
  24. 24. January , Edith Nesbit
  25. 25. January , Cornelius Webb
  26. 26. Actc: 2015/01: Contest Titles (2) .. , Bri Edwards
  27. 27. January , John Updike
  28. 28. Released—january, 1878 , John Boyle O'Reilly
  29. 29. ! Song Of January! , Rema Prasanaa
  30. 30. A Cold Day In January , Pete Crowther
  31. 31. 0166 January Sunlight , Michael Shepherd
  32. 32. In January , Maurice Sendak
  33. 33. (updated January 28,2009) The U. S. Arm.. , Reginald Walker
  34. 34. In January / जनवरी में (Hindi) , Rajnish Manga
  35. 35. A Night In January , Sunprincess
  36. 36. January Twenty-Third , jim foulk
  37. 37. 30th January - An Order , Gopaldas Neeraj
  38. 38. (updated January 28,2009) The U. S. Arm.. , Reginald Walker
  39. 39. January 31 , David Lehman
  40. 40. 26 January.. , abhilasha bhatt
  41. 41. A January Day , Nosheen Irfan
  42. 42. (updated January 28,2009) The U. S. Arm.. , Reginald Walker
  43. 43. (3.26) The End Result (January,1971) , Karl Stuart Kline
  44. 44. January , John Shea
  45. 45. January Blues? , David Taylor
  46. 46. January Thaw , Theresa Ann Moore
  47. 47. January 1 , David Lehman
  48. 48. The New Year Arrives At The House Janua.. , Daniel Brick
  49. 49. A Soldier's Dawn Of January,6 , Akhtar Jawad
  50. 50. Section A In January 2017's ' A Showcase.. , Bri Edwards
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