Acknowledgements

"The Flood" was published in Origin.

Section one of "The Small Animals" was published in The Bloomsbury Review; section two in The Hamilton Stone Review.

"Loving a Good Woman" appeared in The Animals Beyond Us.

"The Happiness of Trees" was displayed as a banner in Everglades National Park during April of 2011.

The text of "The Flood" was made into a series of broadsides by Tom Virgin.

I am grateful for this support.

The other poems in The Flood are published here for the first time.

The Flood
Michael Hettich
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The Flood

Michael Hettich

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