Anne Winters’s The Displaced of Capital won the 2005 Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize.
Pasted bumpily on brick, life-sized. Inside,
in a former foundry’s casting vault, my father in the role
of Agamemnon died. A thin-browed bronze mask skating
“A shift in the structure of experience…”
As I pass down Broadway this misty late-winter morning,
the city is ever alluring, but thousands of miles to the south