Bruce Beasley

Bruce Beasley is the author of nine collections of poems, most recently Prayershreds (just published by Orison Books) and All Soul Parts Returned and Theophobia, both from BOA Editions.  He has other new poems appearing in New American Writing, Lana Turner, Agni, Gettysburg Review, and other journals.

  • Undertaking

    “It is certainly strange
  • Called to Lapse

    And straightway the father of the child cried out, and said with tears
  • Like Warm Ice Cubes

    A father is like warm