Peter Cooley

Cooley Peter

Peter’s Cooley’s latest book of poetry is Night Bus to the Afterlife. Recent poems have appeared in The Southern Review, The Hopkins Review, The Other Journal, and Conte.

  • 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