Volume 14, Number 6—June 2008
Plague Victims Catapulted Over Walls Into Besieged City
Thomas Lux is author of several books of poetry and recipient of many poetry awards. He holds the Bourne Chair in Poetry at the Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, where he runs the poetry program.
From The Street of Clocks. New Yori: Houghton Mifflin Co.; 2001. Published with permission of the author.