Become Becoming by Li-Young Lee

Become Becoming by Li-Young Lee Wait for evening. Then you’ll be alone. Wait for the playground to empty. Then call out those …

Praise Them by Li-Young Lee

Praise Them by Li-Young Lee The birds don’t alter space. They reveal it. The sky never fills with any leftover flying. They …

Out of Hiding by Li-Young Lee

Out of Hiding by Li-Young Lee Someone said my name in the garden, while I grew smaller in the spreading shadow of …

Nativity by Li-Young Lee

Nativity by Li-Young Lee In the dark, a child might ask, What is the world? just to hear his sister promise, An …

Night Mirror by Li-Young Lee

Night Mirror by Li-Young Lee Li-Young, don’t feel lonely when you look up into great night and find yourself the far face …

One Heart by Li-Young Lee

One Heart by Li-Young Lee Look at the birds. Even flying is born out of nothing. The first sky is inside you, …

From Blossoms by Li-Young Lee

From Blossoms by Li-Young Lee From blossoms comes this brown paper bag of peaches we bought from the boy at the bend …