Why Poetry?

“Embrace the surreal, a bit of arsenic, a bit of starlight…”              Gary Young

Recently published poems by Lee:
The Underside of Color
Betula Papyrifera
 Jaya the Ayah
Spiky-Haired Woman at Jeang Ling
One Touched Me on the Shoulder
Story Tower
A Mulch Pile Prayer
Road Trip to Nilokheri
Self Portrait: Jasper Johns
Mark Rothko, I Challenge Your Claim
Photo by Sonya Melescu
Lee’s reading NYC Bowery Poetry Club June 2019
Lee reading at Eastern Market 2019
Lee reading at Bowery Poetry 2019

*This project was supported by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, which receives support from the National Endowment for the Arts.