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Jan 27 2018
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American Life in Poetry #670

American Life in Poetry #670

BY TED KOOSER, U.S. POET LAUREATE I’m writing this column on a very cold day, and it’s nice to be inside with a board game to play, but better yet, for me at least, to be inside with a poem about a board game.¬† This Monopoly game by Connie Wanek is from her book¬†Rival Gardens: New and Selected Poems, from the University of Nebraska Press. Monopoly We used to play, long before we bought real…

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