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Poet to Physicist in his Laboratory

Come out and talk to me          

for then I know

into what you are shaping.

Thinking is no more,

I read your thoughts for a symbol: 107 more words

Science Poetry

Friday Poem-David Ignatow

The Bagel

I stopped to pick up the bagel
rolling away in the wind,
annoyed with myself
for having dropped it
as if it were a portent. 44 more words

Public Debate

The Friday Poem 'For My Daughter in Reply to a Question' by David Ignatow

I was looking for a poem to capture both the sorrow and optimism in the aftermath of the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High. There’s not a ‘perfect’ poem, but there are these words from poet… 175 more words

Work Thoughts

Poet David Ignatow on Bodenheim

Here is an interesting glimpse from Michael Sampson Sweeney’s Bodenheim biography (in-progress)”of poet David Ignatow who worked with Bodenheim in the WPA.

“In this case the younger member was 22-year-old poet, David Ingatow, who would go on to became a renown and award-winning poet, and an esteemed Professor of poetry at NYU, Columbia, York College, Universities of Kentucky and Kansas. 55 more words