Illuminations

Dream

by Eileen Myles

Close to the
door in
my dream the
small signs

I saw a brown
sign with wisdom
on it
I saw a brown
one leaning
with wisdom
on it

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Lambda Literary


Eileen Myles will receive the Lambda Literary Arts Pioneer Award on June 6th.
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NYT Book Review


NYT Book Review applauds Young's Blue Laws, saying "The formal economy of Young's best work attunes us to the grammar of living and sorrow alike."
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