Paul Nemser

Paul Nemser’s book Taurus (2013) won the New American Poetry Prize, and his chapbook of prose poems Tales of the Tetragrammaton was published in 2014.  His poems appear widely in magazines, recently in The Baffler, Beloit Poetry Journal, London Review of Books, The Massachusetts Review, and The Missouri Review, among others.  Nemser lives with his wife Rebecca in Cambridge, MA, and Harborside, ME.

  • The Dead, At Home,

    snag on brush and low cactus.
  • End of the Century

    We’ve slept too long, and that hasn’t stopped the incidental warping—