Summer 2009



Summer 2009

Table of Contents


Getting the News: A Signer among Signs

The Way We Have Become: A Surfeit of Seeming

True Heart


A Lesser Sonata



The Speed of Dark


Early Morning, Downtown 1 Train

Fig & The Barricade

Finches or Sparrows

Lightening & Jaundice

My Dog Has No Nose & Despair Brings the Dog

Rooming with Jesus

The Wind

Too Early for Grackles & Woodpile to Woodshed


Essential Themes, Eloquent Variations (on Drowning Lessons by Peter Selgin; Water: Nine Stories by Alyce Miller; Broccoli and Other Tales of Food and Love by Lara Vapnyar; Downriver by Jeanne M. Leiby; and The Poetry Life: Ten Stories by Baron Wormser)

on Correspondence: Pablo Picasso, Gertrude Stein edited by Laurence Madeline and translated by Lorna Scott Fox

on Posthumous Keats: A Personal Biography by Stanley Plumly

on Riding Toward Everywhere by William T. Vollmann

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