July 17, 2008 / Creative Writing
In this poem, Jan Lee Ande reminds us that even on “ordinary mornings” we can learn from nature, “that other text written by the finger of God.”
Jan Lee Ande's books include Reliquary (Texas Review Press, 2003) and Instructions for Walking on Water (Ashland Poetry Press, 2001). Her poems appear in Image, Agni, The Antioch Review, Mississippi Review, Notre Dame Review, New Letters, and the anthologies Francis and Clare in Poetry (St. Anthony Messenger Press) and Place of Passage (Story Line Press). Her poem "The Second Text" was also published in this issue of The Other Journal.