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Mirian Levine

Miriam Levine’s most recent book is In Paterson (SMU, 2002), a novel. She is also the author of Devotion: A Memoir (Georgia, 1993), three poetry collections, and A Guide to Writers’ Homes in New England. Her work has appeared in Kenyon Review, Paris Review, and Ploughshares. She is Professor Emerita at Framingham State College.


In the Magnifying Glass

In Atget photos some people dissolve in long exposures. A white blur tells me someone was there, someone moved and disappeared. But under my magnifying glass I can make out a wisp of girl, dress like a crumpled flower, a face in the hedge, a dog a [...]