Poem of the Week: “The Beach at Moon’s Resort” by E.G. Burrows

By: Edward Byrne Last Updated: August 10, 2010

vprThe VPR Poem of the Week is E.G. Burrows’ “The Beach at Moon’s Resort,” which appeared in the Fall/Winter 2006-2007 issue (Volume VIII, Number 1) of Valparaiso Poetry Review.

E.G. Burrows is the author of four poetry collections, a verse play, and five chapbooks. His poetry has also appeared in many literary journals, including Asheville Review, Comstock Review, Grove Review, Pebble Lake Review, River Oak Review, South Carolina Review, South Dakota Review, and Sulphur River Review.

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