Owen McLeod | The Sun Magazine

Owen McLeod

Owen McLeod is a philosophy professor and studio potter. His poems are published or forthcoming in New England Review, Ploughshares, and The Southern Review, and his debut collection, Dream Kitchen, won the 2018 Vassar Miller Prize in Poetry.

— From December 2019

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I want to be excused, at least this once, / from being me, and be instead someone / who sees daily things as miracles

December 2019
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