Mark Hart

Mark Hart is a poet residing in western Massachusetts, where he is also a licensed mental health counselor and member of the teaching staff at the Insight Meditation Society for the Pioneer Valley.

Magazine Arts & Culture

Mercy

My throat is a clenched fire, an arson’s match. All day long I have watched a huge porcupine like a pile of coal or a burnt stump move about the yard in the cold rain eating apples, satisfying the soft, needy underside she protects, and I think I know what it is to cause anguish […]

By Mark Hart
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