Calling Out the Muse at 37th and Sixth, by Nancy Keating
Nancy Keating is a candidate for an MFA at Stony Brook University. Her
work has been published in New Letters, the Southampton Review, Tar River Review and elsewhere. She lives on Long Island, NY.
About the poem:
I had a writing assignment to draw on my impressions of the Garment District in
New York City, and for some reason thought about how poets in antiquity would
begin with a prayer to the muse.