Crossroads (by Louise Glück)

Original Text: 
Louise Glück, A Village Life (New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2009). This poem is reproduced on the Griffin Prize Web Site (from a volume on the 2010 International Shortlist).
1My body, now that we will not be traveling together much longer
2I begin to feel a new tenderness toward you, very raw and unfamiliar,
The rest of the poem cannot be displayed due to copyright restrictions.
RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
RPO Edition: 
2011