Things I Can't Tell You

Things I Can't Tell You

by Michael Dennis Browne


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Things I Can't Tell You by Michael Dennis Browne

A collection of poetry by Michael Dennis Browne.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780887484223
Publisher: Carnegie-Mellon University Press
Publication date: 04/08/2005
Series: Carnegie Mellon Poetry Series
Pages: 104
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

MICHAEL DENNIS BROWNE’s Selected Poems 1965-1995, published by Carnegie Mellon University Press, won the Minnesota Book Award for poetry in 1998. His previous book, You Won’t Remember This, won a Minnesota Book Award in 1993. Since 1971, he has taught at the University of Minnesota, where he is a professor of English, former director of the creative writing program, and winner of two Distinguished Teacher awards. As a librettist, he has written many texts for music, working principally with composers Stephen Paulus and John Foley S.J. Give Her the River, his first picture book, with paintings by Wendell Minor, was published by Atheneum Books for Young Readers in 2004. He is married to Lisa McLean and has three children: Peter, Mary, and Nellie.

Table of Contents

Report to Angela
Letter to Maya Lin
Pedicord Apts. Reactns.
What I Can't TellYou
Your Sister
For Paul Wellstone and All on the Plane
For Chet at Eighty
For a Fire

The Face
The Anxiety
In September
Like Him. Like My Dead Shepherd
Night Thought
Night Walks
On the Mountain Path
Philip Larkin
Farm Girls
Boy on a Bus
Angel Standing Behind the Martyr King
In a Dark Time

At the Cabin
At the Cabin
Watching Rushing Water

Song for Joey
Song of the Driftwood
The Church by the Sea
Et in Arcadia Morley
Child's Elm Song
The Hunger
Consider the Lilies
Song of the Music Master
Light upon the Water
Pilgrim's Hymn

Tree Care
Music and the Rain
In Chicago
In a Bar in Chicago
Mary, Fifteen
Mary, Seventeen
There You Are
Angela's Manna
Thing I Can't Tell You
Company of Love

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