- Date of entry: Jun-25-2004
The author has witnessed both prolonged dying, occurring "slowly as rust"; and sudden, unexpected death, as "find[ing] the doorknob come loose in his hand."
Also published in Stone's collection, Music from Apartment 8: New and Selected Poems (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press, 2004)
In All This Rain
Louisiana State Univ. Press
Baton Rouge, La.