The Daily Palette Vintage

Mèditation Malheureuse

                                        The rain stops
Just long enough to make you think
Of the one day in your whole rotten
Childhood you were happy.

Then, it starts raining again.

The Daily Palette Vintage

The Daily Palette is pleased to introduce its new Project Coordinator, Jennifer Erixon.

During the month of February we will feature selected artists and works from the Palette's archive.


Jay Hopler received his MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop in 1997. "Mèditation Malheureuse" is from Green Squall, which won the 2005 Yale Series of Younger Poets Award and was published by Yale University Press in 2006.

Green Squall site

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