To Speak of One is to Speak of the Other – Broadside

by Susan Tichy



A gorgeous, limited edition broadside of one of the winning poems from our First Annual Broadside Contest.

Format:  broadside

7 in stock


To Speak of One is to Speak of the Other
by Susan Tichy

Live trees mourn the dead ones, feed their roots

for years: thin flanks


of a worn out doe, her twins

won’t make it either


‘And I did not weary myself in wishing


that a daisy could see the beauty of its shadow’



Susan Tichy‘s most recent books are Gallowglass (2010), Trafficke (2015), and The Avalanche Path in Summer (f/c 2018), all from Ahsahta Press. Currently writing poems on mountains, coastlines, and island edges, she teaches in the MFA and BFA programs at George Mason University, and when not teaching lives in a ghost town in the southern Rocky Mountains.