Click here to read this week’s poem: “Aubade” by Alex Greenberg.

Alex Greenberg’s poems have appeared in Grist, The Cortland Review, and Spinning Jenny. He lives in Manhattan, New York, and is a student at the Ethical Culture Fieldston School in the Bronx. He taught a poetry workshop for middle-school students at the Little Sisters of the Assumption Family Health Service in Harlem this summer, and he will be hosting a poetry program for patients with dementia in Brooklyn in the coming year. He can be visited online at alexgreenberg.net.