Summer 1992



Summer 1992

Table of Contents


South of the Ultima Thule


The Taking of Charlotte

When Love in Autumn Blooms


Beckett Dead Imagine



Fairy Rings

Heart to India

In the Land of Lotus Eaters

My Mother, Becoming a Widow

On Our Tentieth Anniversary

Pardon & X

Sestet for Many Voices

Showing a Friend My Town

Two days before


Yankee Doodle


Heart Troubles (on A Model World and Other Stories by Michael Chabon; The Language We Use Up Here and Other Stories by Philip Gambone; Crash Diet by Jill McCorkle; & Labor for Love by Sandy Huss)

on Into the Badlands by John Williams

on Mandelstam Variations by David Morley

on Meetings with Time by Carl Dennis

on Narodniki Women: Russian Women Who Sacrificed Themselves for the Dream of Freedom by Margaret Maxwell

on The Practice of the Wild by Gary Snyder

Once Upon a Time: Narrative Poetry Returns? (on Covenant by Alan Shapiro; The Black Riviera by Mark Jarman; Autumn Eros and Other Poems by Mary Kinzie; The Gathering of My Name by Cornelius Eady; & Saints in Their Ox-hide Boat by Brendan Galvin)