Peter Cooley

Peter Cooley’s book THE ONE CERTAIN THING, appeared from Carnegie Mellon last February. He has new poems forthcoming in HUDSON REVIEW, POETRY EAST and BENNINGTON REVIEW.

  • Mommie

    After I’m dead, will the world will remember me
  • Interrogations Update & Mythos

    When will I see you again? I’ve asked the priests.
  • PRESENTIMENTS

    Such as the sun might present—out of sight—
  • A Few Years After a Death

    Toward sunfall, when I begin to count
  • RODIN, “Hand with Small Torso, Bronze” | Rodin’s “The Cathedral”

    In Paris you can see his drawer of hands.
  • Rembrandt, Self-Portrait, Age 51

    Rembrandt, I aspire to your self-portraits