Faculty member Jennifer Grotz’s poem, “The Whole World Is Gone,” was the Poem-A-Day feature from Poets.org on February 4, 2014:

The Whole World Is Gone

Driving alone at night, the world’s pitch, black velvet

stapled occasionally by red tail lights

on the opposite highway but otherwise mild

panic when the eyes’ habitual check

produces nothing at all in the rearview mirror,

a black blank, now nothing exists…

 

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