Poet Jeffery Beam
Poems

New: Hear an interview with Frank Stasio on The State of Things, NPR Station WUNC-FM about The Broken Flower

Hear an interview with Frank Stasio on The State of Things, NPR Station WUNC-FM about Gospel Earth

Hear an interview with Frank Stasio on The State of Things, NPR Station WUNC-FM about The Beautiful Tendons

Hear a recording (mp3 file, 9 MB) of Jeffery reading at the Carrboro Poetry Festival, June 5, 2004.

Hear Jeffery read The Broken Flower
Hear Jeffery read Fortune Beams, and two poems from The Broken Flower
   (The Dog as Healer, The Snake as Cure; and Winter Dusk),
   as well as see one photograph

A Stone Falling, A Falling Stone
Snake In Autumn
The Man Who Ate Butterflies
I Have Never Wanted
Le Quattro Stagioni
The Loom
What I Know About Poetry
Bluets
Sweet Fennel
Findings
St. Jerome In His Study
Shedding the Old Self
The Beaver
The Cat
The Whale
Ars Poetica: The Queen
The Sting


Minotaur Exposed
The Green Man's Man
Variation on a Malay Theme: The Changes
Flowering Apricot
The Spell
That Night
Entomology
Lovesick Shirt
A Flower Song
Song
Antinous in Egypt
Sebastian at Siege
Bluebird
The Goodbye Nest
Mockingbird
When You Stop to Rest
little: a Happy Hill Sutra
An Invocation
The Listeners
Love Comes

Grateful acknowledgement is made to publications in which these poems first appeared.

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Last updated: October 1, 2012