Calling Yourself Home
Michael Rattee’s poems have appeared in Heliotrope, Main Street Rag, Negative Capability, Poet Lore, and other literary magazines and in anthologies including Men Of Our Time (University of Georgia Press) and Proposing On The Brooklyn Bridge: Poems About Marriage (Grayson Books). He has won an Author! Author! Award and been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. In 1984, he received a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship in poetry. His books include Mentioning Dreams (Adastra Press),Calling Yourself Home (Cleveland State University Poetry Center), Greatest Hits: 1976-2006 (Pudding House Publications), and, with his son Kiev, Enough Said (Adastra Press). He co-edited, with David Ray, Surfings: The Selected Poems of Will Inman (Howling Dog Press). A new poetry collection,Falling off the Bicycle Forever, is now available from Adastra Press.
Cleveland State University Poetry Center
Rattee, Michael, "Calling Yourself Home" (1986). CSU Poetry Center Books. 111.