Patricia Clark

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Patricia Clark is the author of five books of poetry, most recently The Canopy (2017) and three chapbooks, most recently Deadlifts (2018). Recent work appears in Prairie Schooner, in Pirene’s Fountain “skin deep” issue, in Carrying the Branch: Poets in Search of Peace, and in Nasty Women Poets: An Unapologetic Anthology of Subversive Verse. She teaches at Grand Valley State University in Michigan.


  • Canine Elegy

    All over town, dogs are lying down
  • I Like to Tuck a Leaf

    of some bright hue, say burgundy mauve,
  • Husband-Watching Height

    That’s my fear, turning to stone.
  • Zodiacal Light: A Dialogue

    To see it, you look to the north