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Ploughshares
Volume: 34.4 | Year: 2008

Table of Contents:

Stephen Ackerman
I Would Live a Day with You

Dick Allen
Two Cranes

Keith Althaus
New Year's Underground
To One Who Owed Me Money
When Young: Unpainted Masks
Window on the Cape

Beth Bachmann
Temper

Hadara Bar-Nadav
Ache Becomes "Embankment"

Jose Perez Beduya
The Reunification of the Body

Reginald Dwayne Betts
Ghazal

Deborah Bogen
The Rudest Gesture Is the Phone that Rings in the Night

Susan Briante
Specimen Box

Ashley Capps
Winter

Carrie Causey
We Want a Farm

Adam Clay
Pslam: Made by What

Terese Coe
Leophantos

Carolina Conroy
One-Eyed Midwife
Splitting--322 Humphrey Street

Eduardo C. Corral
Cabalerro

Daniel Coudriet
Crosswind Evaporation Gasping

Wende Crow
Sonnet

Diana Marie Delgado
Late Night Talks with Men I Think I Trust

Ben Doller
Daisy

Sandra Doller
Thunder rode

Denise Duhamel
Los Sofocos

Meghan L. Dunn
Demond Miller, 1992-2001

Tarfia Faizullah
from Interview with a Birangona

Amanda Field
In the City of Lost Pefection

Rebecca Morgan Frank
Childless

Beatrix Gates
Oak, November

Ross Gay
The Lion and the Gazelle

Carmen Gimenez-Smith
deja vu

Jessica Greenbaum
Stowaway's Ascent

David Guterson
Teahouse

Gail Hanlon
A Few Questions

Justin Hardecker
Light Bearer

francine j. harris
"because when all is told, I love objects. Even the threatening ones."

Suzanne Heyd
Blessing the Lost

Scott Hightower
Paper Dolls

Ailish Hopper
The Stowaway

J. L. Jacobs
Gated All Awake or Andante Festivo

Fady Joudah
Schoolgirl

George Kalogeris
At the Rehab

Joshua Kryah
from Holy Ghost People

Laurie Lamon
Pain Thinks of Something Without Description

Shara Lessley
Field Song for Archer Valley in Her Mother's Mother-Tongue

Nina Lindsay
How I Get Through the Day
Lying on the Floor

Colleen Lookingbill
Come What May

Alessandra Lynch
XXIII

Kaisa Ullsvik Miller
Fly you do
The blue sea
You're dew on

Miguel Murphy
Monologue of the Last Fear

Amanda Nadelberg
This Is When I Tell You Like It Is

Aimee Nezhukumatathil
Eclipse

Linnea Ogden
A Point Going Out to Sea

Dzvinia Orlowsky
Size Zero

Sue Owen
Shot in the Foot

C. E. Perry
Sestina with Barn and Bird

Deborah Poe
Radium (Ra), or Two Reactions

Kevin Prufer
The New Century

Michael Robins
Personations of Mother Goose

Robyn Sarah
Poem on Father's Day

Jeffrey Skinner
The Fly

Kenneth Steven
Calf

L. J. Sysko
Volcano

Rawdon Tomlinson
Horned Lizard

Jennifer Tseng
Last Will

Jonathon Weinert
Brief Life History as an Unknown Bosch

Simone White
This Is the Small Hill

Robert Wrigley
Night Walk

Mande Zecca
"When I was come to the house we live in"

Poets of Interest in this issue:

Hadara Bar-Nadav
Ache Becomes "Embankment"

 

Reginald Dwayne Betts
Ghazal

 

Susan Briante
Specimen Box

 

Ashley Capps
Winter

 

Adam Clay
Pslam: Made by What

 

Eduardo C. Corral
Cabalerro

 

Daniel Coudriet
Crosswind Evaporation Gasping

 

Ben Doller
Daisy

 

Sandra Doller
Thunder rode

 

Ross Gay
The Lion and the Gazelle

 

Carmen Gimenez-Smith
deja vu

 

francine j. harris
"because when all is told, I love objects. Even the threatening ones."

 

Fady Joudah
Schoolgirl

 

Joshua Kryah
from Holy Ghost People

 

Laurie Lamon
Pain Thinks of Something Without Description

 

Kaisa Ullsvik Miller
Fly you do; The blue sea; You're dew on

 

Amanda Nadelberg
This Is When I Tell You Like It Is

 

Aimee Nezhukumatathil
Eclipse

 

Kevin Prufer
The New Century