for Philip Levine
Donald Justice has died twice:
once in Miami, in the sun, on a Sunday,
and once in Iowa City, on a Friday
in August, which was not without
its own sun—if not bright spot.
In times of loss, find poems of remembrance and comfort to provide the right words for the occasion. Browse our selection of poems about funerals, and for more, check out poems about loss in the themes menu.
|2018||On the Death of Her Father||Lynley Edmeades|
|2018||Meanwhile the elephants||Mark Wagenaar|
|1916||Dead||Winifred M. Letts|
|1916||Loss||Winifred M. Letts|
|1916||Alive||Winifred M. Letts|
|2010||The Dream That I Told My Mother-in-Law||Elizabeth Alexander|
|2011||The Book of Lamenting||Lory Bedikian|
|2013||Lullaby (with Exit Sign)||Hadara Bar-Nadav|
|2014||After Words||Kimberly Blaeser|