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Ploughshares
Volume: 29.1 | Year: 2003

Table of Contents:

David Baker
Winged
The Evidence

Mary Jo Bang
Doll
The Eye Like a Strange Balloon Mounts Toward Infinity

Edward Bartok-Baratta
Note to All Concerned

Erin Belieu
The Birthmark

Brian Blanchfield
Less and Less That Is Not a Hotel Anymore
Red Habits

Jody Bolz
Last Draft of the Day's Light

Joel Brouwer
Focus

Cyrus Cassells
August and Everything After

Michael Collier
A Line from Robert Desnos Used to Commemorate George Sonny Took-the-Shield, Ft. Belknap, MT

Martha Collins
from Blue Front

Rita Dove
Bolero
Now

Angie Estes
Badinerie

Kathy Fagan
God Helps Those Who Help Themselves

Miranda Field
Break

Caroline Finkelstein
Drift Road

Carol Frost
Sonnet for August
Apiary VII

Christine Garren
Next Door
The Coed

Linda Gregg
They Cripple with Beauty and Butcher with Love
The Oar in the Sand

Lyn Hejinian
from The Fatalist

Claire Hero
Visiting Lorine Niedecker's House on Blackhawk Island

Rick Hilles
Antique Shop Window, Krakow

Richard Howard
An After-Dinner Speech

Joy Katz
Study of a Woman with One Breast
To the Sun

Jennifer Kronovet
Her Version, With Interruptions

Laurie Lamon
Pain Thinks of Alcibiades

Bei Ling
Misunderstanding

Lisa Lubasch
The Uppercase Motions

James Magorian
Hunters' Guild

Kathryn Maris
Dutch Funeral
The Factory

Gail Mazur
Blue Umbrella

Jane Mead
By Reason of Light in It--
Was Light,--
And Then the Smoke--

Ander Monson
Sonnet: Notes from X Which Might Turn Out to Be an Elegy, Stemming from the U.S. Mail

Carol Muske-Dukes
Players
Blue Morpho

Jeff Oaks
Emptying the Octopus

Joe Osterhaus
Luck

Robert Pinsky
Inman Square Incantation

John Poch
The Owl and the Table

Paisley Rekdal
Peony

Lloyd Schwartz
Six Words

Charlie Smith
Abuses in the Big Hotels

David St. John
from The Face

Samn Stockwell
Beholder

Meredith Stricker
Threshing the Word: Sappho and a Particle Physics of Language

Zona Teti
Ulysses on the Way Back from Troy
Tom Moving On

Ann Townsend
As for Men
Mouse's Nest

Reetika Vazirani
Beyond Honey Soul Body and Rose
from The Notebooks of Anne Verveine

Kerri Webster
Ferry Boat Wreck

Marlys West
Forsooth,

Scott Withiam
Eternity
Door Out of the Underworld

Charles Wright
Homage to Giorgio Morandi

C. Dale Young
Maelstrom

Dean Young
Flamenco

Poets of Interest in this issue:

Mary Jo Bang
Doll; The Eye Like a Strange Balloon Mounts Toward Infinity

 

Joel Brouwer
Focus

 

Martha Collins
from Blue Front

 

Rita Dove
Bolero; Now

 

Angie Estes
Badinerie

 

Kathy Fagan
God Helps Those Who Help Themselves

 

Miranda Field
Break

 

Carol Frost
Sonnet for August; Apiary VII

 

Christine Garren
Next Door; The Coed

 

Lyn Hejinian
from The Fatalist

 

Claire Hero
Visiting Lorine Niedecker's House on Blackhawk Island

 

Richard Howard
An After-Dinner Speech

 

Joy Katz
Study of a Woman with One Breast; To the Sun

 

Jennifer Kronovet
Her Version, With Interruptions

 

Laurie Lamon
Pain Thinks of Alcibiades

 

Lisa Lubasch
The Uppercase Motions

 

Jane Mead
By Reason of Light in It--; Was Light,--; And Then the Smoke--

 

Ander Monson
Sonnet: Notes from X Which Might Turn Out to Be an Elegy, Stemming from the U.S. Mail

 

Robert Pinsky
Inman Square Incantation

 

Paisley Rekdal
Peony

 

Kerri Webster
Ferry Boat Wreck

 

Scott Withiam
Eternity; Door Out of the Underworld

 

Charles Wright
Homage to Giorgio Morandi

 

Dean Young
Flamenco