Elegy

Fugue of Death by Paul Celan
Black milk of daybreak we drink it at nightfall
Driven across many nations (101) by Gaius Valerius Catullus
Driven across many nations, across many oceans,
By ways remote and distant waters sped (101) by Gaius Valerius Catullus
By ways remote and distant waters sped,
O Captain! My Captain! by Walt Whitman
O Captain! my Captain! our fearful trip is done, The
In Memory of W. B. Yeats by W. H. Auden
He disappeared in the dead of winter:
For the Union Dead by Robert Lowell
The old South Boston Aquarium stands
Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard by Thomas Gray
The curfew tolls the knell of parting day
To An Athlete Dying Young by A. E. Housman
The time you won your town the race
Lycidas by John Milton
Yet once more, O ye laurels, and once more
Another Elegy by Jericho Brown
This is what your dying looks like
Elegy for my husband by Toi Derricotte
What was there is no longer there
Elegy in X Parts [Kafka said, A book] by Matt Rasmussen
Dusk by Margo Berdeshevsky
This is the place. No chairs
Tigers by Melissa Ginsburg
A hummingbird flies into a window
Suddenly by Sharon Olds
And suddenly, it's today, it's this morning
Friend, by Jean Valentine
You came in a dream, yesterday
Making Apple Sauce with my Dead Grandmother by Bianca Stone
I dig her up and plop her down in a whicker chair.
Allegorical Baraka by Anne Waldman
who would wake you up to
Etta's Elegy by Maureen Seaton
This is where the poem holds its breath,