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On Can You Hear Bird by John Ashbery, Dark Fields of the Republic: Poems 1991-1995 by Adrienne Rich, Red Sauce, Whiskey, and Snow by August Kleinzahler, The Art of Drowning by Billy Collins, Mother Love by Rita Dove, Passing Through: The Later Poems, New and Selected by Stanley Kunitz, and Worldling by Elizabeth Spires.