DPF / Wright

From our new Poet Laureate of the US, for Paul Cezanne, and from The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry, ed. by JD McClatchy (1999). More here:

from Homage to Paul Cezanne / by Charles Wright b. 1935

At night, in the fish-light of the moon, the dead wear our white shirts
To stay warm, and litter the fields.