“NOVEMBER” by Sara Lamers
The literary journal Rattle has selected Sara Lamers’ poem “November” as the daily feature for its blog. The poem will appear on September 23. “November” was originally published in Issue 23 of the journal in June 2005. Rattle is a peer-reviewed literary journal whose mission is “to promote the practice of poetry.” It is published in print form twice a year. Since its inception, it has published work by a total of 1,382 poets, including 245 first-time poets, 12 Pulitzer Prize winners, 10 National Book Award winners and 8 U.S. Poet Laureates.