...the death we said we both outgrew,But there are happy moments as well, and she also became quite religious at one point in her life. I have selected poems primarily based on their appeal to me as well as their potential for taking on music, but also have tried to give a glimpse into this woman's life by showing a small cross-section of her work. In the cycle, there are crazy and tragic moments as well as happy and awestruck ones.
the one we wore on our skinny breasts,
the one we talked of so often each time
we downed three extra dry martinis in Boston,...