Sarah Plimpton is a poet and artist working in several media, including oil painting, printmaking, and artists’ books. Her artwork is in such public collections as the New York Public Library and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
 (July 2011)


Three Poems

SHARP LIGHT the eye held thin against the air sharpened on the light cut along the sky blue pages printed days pressed into the outside roads BURIAL that bright edge of sky lined a solid face packed in bones …


a shortened sky your sun straight down cutting edges on the broken light open up along my eye the fields inside laid out flat transparent in the air the head inside a solid sky …