Phillip Sterling

Summer School
by Phillip Sterling

The grass has added tent
to its vocabulary

The air: shuttlecock

And the lowest limbs
of the crabapple: boy


Published in Cider Press Review, Volume 20, Issue 2.

Phillip SterlingPhillip Sterling is the author of two poetry collections, And Then Snow and Mutual Shores, a collection of short fiction, In Which Brief Stories Are Told, and four chapbook-length series of poems:  Significant Others, Quatrains, Abeyance, And for All This: Poems from Isle Royale. He has served as Artist-in-Residence for both Isle Royale National Park and Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

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