Poetry at Sangam




Andrei Guruianu was born in 1979 in Bucharest, Romania. He is the author of a collection of short stories, memoir, and several collections of poetry, most recently The Museum of Brief Sentiments, a limited edition hand-assembled double volume chapbook. He is a four-time Pushcart Prize nominee and his poetry has been featured by former U.S. Poet Laureate Ted Kooser in his column American Life in Poetry. From 2009 to 2011 served as Broome County, NY’s first poet laureate. He currently lives in New York City where he teaches in the Expository Writing Program at New York University. You can follow his work at www.andreiguruianu.com

Poems by Andrei Guruianu

Practically All Else Has Become Absurd

The Beggar

Sequence of Events

As Far as the Truth is Concerned

The Ides of March

How to Distinguish a Fabrication from a Lie