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2003

Poetry

Bryant Literary Review

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The Interpretation Of Dreams, William Greenway May 2003

The Interpretation Of Dreams, William Greenway

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I was back in Georgia (where my Welsh

grandfather came to live),


What Isn't Anchored, Mark Brazaitis May 2003

What Isn't Anchored, Mark Brazaitis

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I confessed I was drifting from you.

Days later, your hand in mine,

you reminded me, in hopeful mockery,

of what I'd said.


Mother's Skeleton, Audrey Doire May 2003

Mother's Skeleton, Audrey Doire

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I was sixteen when she

told me I wasn't her first.


When Quoddy Head Falls Into The Sea, Karl Foss May 2003

When Quoddy Head Falls Into The Sea, Karl Foss

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It does not mean the world is about to end.

Go inland, where the black of water and sky separate.


Another Life, Kenneth Pobo May 2003

Another Life, Kenneth Pobo

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Shirley MacLaine claims she

made it with Charlemagne.


The Tooth Fairy, Charles Harper Webb May 2003

The Tooth Fairy, Charles Harper Webb

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What would a fairy want with all those teeth?


When The Music Stops, Tony Leuzzi May 2003

When The Music Stops, Tony Leuzzi

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The sequined queen of sass says not on your life


Solitaire, Priscilla Atkins May 2003

Solitaire, Priscilla Atkins

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The computer version

leaves me cold

I want the slippery


Feral, Antler Antler May 2003

Feral, Antler Antler

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Boy raised by wolves, boy raised by panthers

boy raised by dolphins, boy raised by sequoias


Sacrament, Todd Possehl May 2003

Sacrament, Todd Possehl

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Wait again for me at the bookstore café


Bad Poet's Epitaph, Candice Rowe May 2003

Bad Poet's Epitaph, Candice Rowe

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If I die on the Martha's Vineyard ferry,

Water the arbutus,


The Present, Fred Muratori May 2003

The Present, Fred Muratori

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It's taken all our lives to get here,

and the consciousness of that

is like a pause. But we


Our Americano, Denise Duhamel May 2003

Our Americano, Denise Duhamel

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An apple pie Americano -- attaboy! -- got the ax for being asleep


Daylight Savings, Charles Harper Webb May 2003

Daylight Savings, Charles Harper Webb

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The body wakes at erstwhile 7:00


"Prefer Slick, Feverish Grooves Over Funky Backbeats", Ace Boggess May 2003

"Prefer Slick, Feverish Grooves Over Funky Backbeats", Ace Boggess

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blessed rock'n'roll R & B funk folk acid jazz


Kindergarten, Lisa Zimmerman May 2003

Kindergarten, Lisa Zimmerman

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It's hard to know

how much they love their children,

these mothers and fathers


Comparison/Contrast, Rustin Larson May 2003

Comparison/Contrast, Rustin Larson

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His elegy is good, but his elegy is not

Good. His whisper tends to shrink


Second Showing, Todd Balazic May 2003

Second Showing, Todd Balazic

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I do get to say

the clever thing I say

about Nietzsche and the pathos of distance


Explanation, Peter Johnson May 2003

Explanation, Peter Johnson

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What should I tell you? That it rained for five straight days, that the gutters leaked in spite of the duct tape,that a rat ate through the cellar screen and killed the cat.


Northwest Island, Andrew Paul Sullivan May 2003

Northwest Island, Andrew Paul Sullivan

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Before feathery lavender striations of mackerel sky I forget all else.


Look Now, Charlotte Mandel May 2003

Look Now, Charlotte Mandel

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Bronze oak leaves like cupped hands

offer rainwater


The @'S Of Your %'S, Ken Fifer May 2003

The @'S Of Your %'S, Ken Fifer

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The : )'s in my e-mail remind me how

our actual lives are also composed

of punctuation, and of punctuation's


What Happens To Kurt Cobain, William Snyder Jr. May 2003

What Happens To Kurt Cobain, William Snyder Jr.

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Courtney Love carries Kurt Cobain's ashes on the jets she flies in.


The Coffee Table Book, Mark Defoe May 2003

The Coffee Table Book, Mark Defoe

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I flipped through the pages, when suddenly

a page seared -- snapshots of bodies ablaze,

bayonets, babies and boots in the face.


Short Attention Span Scripture, Tommy Graves May 2003

Short Attention Span Scripture, Tommy Graves

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My neighbor across the street was a hundred and ninety years old and she could fly