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From An Advertisement, Barney Childs Dec 2013

From An Advertisement, Barney Childs

Barney Childs Collection

Typed poem.


Tending A Ghost, Barney Childs Dec 2013

Tending A Ghost, Barney Childs

Barney Childs Collection

Typed poem.


The Sheriff Of Edgefield County Reflects, For Jim Fox, Barney Childs Dec 2013

The Sheriff Of Edgefield County Reflects, For Jim Fox, Barney Childs

Barney Childs Collection

Typed poem.


The Whitest Sand In The World, Barney Childs Dec 2013

The Whitest Sand In The World, Barney Childs

Barney Childs Collection

Typed poem.


Fire For Field—You’Re Talking With Your Mouth Instead Of With Your Heart, Edward, Barney Childs Dec 2013

Fire For Field—You’Re Talking With Your Mouth Instead Of With Your Heart, Edward, Barney Childs

Barney Childs Collection

Typed poem.


For The Checker At The Japanese Grocery, Barney Childs Dec 2013

For The Checker At The Japanese Grocery, Barney Childs

Barney Childs Collection

Typed poem.


A Cautionary Tale, Barney Childs Dec 2013

A Cautionary Tale, Barney Childs

Barney Childs Collection

Typed poem.


Són, Barney Childs Dec 2013

Són, Barney Childs

Barney Childs Collection

Typed poem.


The Graduate Student's Tragedy, Or Babel Revisited, Barney Childs Dec 2013

The Graduate Student's Tragedy, Or Babel Revisited, Barney Childs

Barney Childs Collection

Typed poem.


On The Passing Of A Jet Plane During A String Quartet, Barney Childs Dec 2013

On The Passing Of A Jet Plane During A String Quartet, Barney Childs

Barney Childs Collection

Typed poem.


"When Thou Must Home", Barney Childs Dec 2013

"When Thou Must Home", Barney Childs

Barney Childs Collection

Typed poem.


History Has The Voice Of A Bird-Filled Tree, Brent Allen Fisk Aug 2013

History Has The Voice Of A Bird-Filled Tree, Brent Allen Fisk

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

This creative thesis, History Has the Voice of a Bird-Filled Tree, is a collection of poems about the communal, familial, and physical landscapes we grow up in. The manuscript explores the accidental body of knowledge we accumulate over a lifetime: those lessons we do not actively seek to learn and that no one sets out to teach us, but that mark us, and make us who we are. The landscape of this manuscript is not an exact replication of an existing town or existing family, but what the poet Richard Hugo refers to as a “triggering town.” This removal frees ...


Chains, Marina K. Crouse Apr 2013

Chains, Marina K. Crouse

Student Publications

Chains is a poem that was inspired by the events surrounding the Steubenville Rape Case, and it is my interpretation of what the victim could have been feeling. The poem was written as a way for me to try to understand how something like this could have happened.


Dandelion Game, Marina K. Crouse Apr 2013

Dandelion Game, Marina K. Crouse

Student Publications

Dandelion Game is a poem inspired by a picture of myself when I played T-ball at age 6 and would spend most of my time picking dandelions in the outfield.


2013 Jim Wayne Miller Contest Winners, Creative Writing Committee Jan 2013

2013 Jim Wayne Miller Contest Winners, Creative Writing Committee

Mary Ellen and Jim Wayne Miller Celebration of Writing

No abstract provided.