Jerry Harp

Jerry Harp‘s books include Creature (a volume of poems) and “For Us, What Music?”: The Life and Poetry of Donald Justice (University of Iowa Press). He teaches at Lewis & Clark College.

Winter 2007

His Garden Mechanical

By Jerry Harp

The machine shines in the grass, the grass Shines in the windows, everything reflects. The pulleys and cogwheels grind like There's something more to say. I myself Have nothing more […]

Winter 2005

His Intimations of Rust

By Jerry Harp

My breath becomes these fluttered pages. I thought to give my fingers wings Under this slender fog of a spring dawn Where an alloyed self stands cast like a shade […]