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Title It's not you, it's me : the poetry of breakup / edited and with an introduction by Jerry Williams.
Imprint New York : Overlook Press, 2010.
Edition First edition.

Subject Divorce -- Poetry.
Man-woman relationships -- Poetry.
Marriage -- Poetry.
Separation (Psychology) -- Poetry.
Alt Name Williams, Jerry, 1964-
Description 176 pages ; 20 cm
Edition First edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 168-170)
ISBN 9781590202821
OCLC # 426803849
Table of Contents
IOne Foot Out the Door 
 Privilege of Being / Robert Hass21
 Sweet Ruin / Tony Hoagland23
 Tell Me, Black Heart / Maxine Kumin26
 I want to tell you why husbands stop loving wives / Robert Kelly28
 Curse Four: Orders for the End of Time / Cynthia Huntington31
 Divorce Dream / Mark Halliday32
 Intimacy / Kim Addonizio34
 Ex-Wife: Infatuation / Alan Shapiro36
 Bournehurst-on-the-Canal / Gerald Costanzo37
 When a Woman Loves a Man / David Lehman39
 Intimations of Infidelity / Cynthia Huntington42
 Cross-Country / Peter Covino43
 Walking Home Across the Island / Jack Gilbert44
 The Night Before Leaving / Linda Gregg45
 Self-Improvement / Tony Hoagland46
 Deep River Motor Inn / Cynthia Huntington48
 After Summer Fell Apart / Yusef Komunyakaa49
 Home Together / Ravi Shankar51
 Ex-Wife: Homesickness / Alan Shapiro52
 Reunions with a Ghost / Ai54
 Coda / James Tate56
 Terrible Love / Kevin Prufer57
 Giving Myself Up / Mark Strand59
IIIn the Middle of the Storm 
 Listener / Stephen Berg63
 Slowly / Donna Masini64
 Adam and Eve / Tony Hoagland66
 Finished / Ai69
 Minneapolis / Patricia Smith72
 The Story / Gerald Costanzo74
 The Pure Loneliness / Michael Ryan77
 Song for an X / Beth Gylys78
 Their Divorce / Stephen Dunn79
 The Monarchs: 44 / Alison Hawthorne Deming80
 The sporting life / Bob Hicok81
 Dancer Holding Still / Linda Gregg83
 Separated Father / Mark Halliday84
 Fuck You Poem #45 / Amy Gerstler85
 So Long Lonely Avenue / James Harms87
 Through the Glass / Beth Gylys89
 5:14 from Chicago / Bob Hicok90
 Breakdown / Patricia Smith92
 You / Denis Johnson94
 The End of the Affair / Steve Orlen95
 Penis Envy / Ai96
 After Mayakovsky / Denis Johnson99
 Post-thalamion / J. Allyn Rosser100
 Ghost / Alan Shapiro104
 Just That Empty / Patricia Smith108
 Why I Will Not Get Out of Bed / James Tate110
IIIThe Aftermath 
 Ex-Boyfriends / Kim Addonizio113
 Divorced Fathers and Pizza Crusts / Mark Halliday115
 Lover Release Agreement / J. Allyn Rosser117
 The Chair / Stephen Berg118
 A Man Alone / Steve Orlen120
 Dusk / Amy Gerstler121
 One Melody / Tom Dvorske122
 After / Martha Rhodes123
 What to Wear for Divorce / Angela Ball124
 Green Couch / Edward Hirsch125
 Beginning with his Body and Ending in a Small Town / Kim Addonizio127
 Talking Richard Wilson Blues, by Richard Clay Wilson / Denis Johnson128
 Longing / Donna Masini131
 Divorce / Kevin Prufer132
 The Monarchs: 47 / Alison Hawthorne Deming135
 Excavating the Ruins of Miami Beach / Gerald Costanzo137
 Approach / Amy Gerstler139
 Heavy Trash / Mark Halliday140
 Equitable Distribution / J. Allyn Rosser141
 A May-December Romance / Ravi Shankar142
 Straight Boyfriend / Peter Covino143
 Annulment / Angela Ball144
 The Gift / David Lehman145
 All the Way from There to Here / Jack Gilbert146
 Lessening / Linda Gregg148
 Spider Plant / Michael Ryan149
 The Monarchs: 43 / Alison Hawthorne Deming150
 Half-life / Bob Hicok152
 Charades / Edward Hirsch154
 More or Less a Sorrow / Jane Miller155
 Sway / Denis Johnson157
 The Monarchs: 20 / Alison Hawthorne Deming158
 Looking Down the Barrel / Tom Dvorske159
 Goodbye / Patricia Smith161
 Blue Vase / Alan Shapiro163
 Part of Me Wanting Everything to Live / Linda Gregg165
 At the End of the Affair / Maxine Kumin166
 Landscape with a Woman / Richard Shelton167
 About the Contributors172