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Ploughshares
Volume: 39.1 | Year: 2013

Table of Contents:

Peter Balakian
Pueblo I, New Mexico

Sandra Beasley
Ukulele

Erin Belieu
The Body Is a Big Sagacity

Traci Brimhall
What We Lost in the Flood

Jericho Brown
Another Elegy

Stephen Browning
Knowledge

Maggie Dietz
Demolition Derby

Mark Doty
Deep Lane

Jaclyn Dwyer
Praise Poems for American Girls

Martin Espada
Of the Threads That Connect the Stars

Didi Gibbs
The Florida Sandhill Crane

Nathalie Handal
Salt on the Tongue

Tony Hoagland
Crossing Water
The Complex Sentence

Laura Kasischke
The Martyr's Motel
You tell me

Joanna Klink
The Graves

Rebecca Lehmann
Swan Road

Alex Lemon
Dance Dance Dance

Jamaal May
Masticated Light

Jeffrey McDaniel
The Birds and the Bees
Beware of the Dark Sedan Idling Inside You

Erika Meitner
Porto, Portare, Portavi, Portatus

Fred Moten
test

Harryette Mullen
Tanka Diary

Vi Khi Nao
The Room in Five Moods of Cannot

Jay Nebel
Men

Sharon Olds
Douche-Bag Ode
Meeting a Stranger

Yaddyra Peralta
Ode to Piranha

Carl Phillips
The Length of the Field
Chromatic Black

Catherine Pierce
In Which I Am Famous

Bethany Pray
The Boss Who Fired Me During the Recession

Nicole Sealey
Even the Gods

Maureen Seaton
The Visions of Sane Persons

Lisa Sewell
Grusamericana (Whooper)

John Warner Smith
Zydeco on Dog Hill

Tracy K. Smith
Logos

Pimone Triplett
Because There Is No Ending
My Dear Ego, Be

Anne Pierson Wiese
Middle Distance

Bruce Willard
The Calling

Jake Adam York
Letter Written in Black Water and Pearl

Javier Zamora
Dancing in Buses

Poets of Interest in this issue:

Traci Brimhall
What We Lost in the Flood

 

Jericho Brown
Another Elegy

 

Mark Doty
Deep Lane

 

Nathalie Handal
Salt on the Tongue

 

Tony Hoagland
Crossing Water; The Complex Sentence

 

Joanna Klink
The Graves

 

Rebecca Lehmann
Swan Road

 

Alex Lemon
Dance Dance Dance

 

Jamaal May
Masticated Light

 

Erika Meitner
Porto, Portare, Portavi, Portatus

 

Fred Moten
test

 

Harryette Mullen
Tanka Diary

 

Vi Khi Nao
The Room in Five Moods of Cannot

 

Sharon Olds
Douche-Bag Ode; Meeting a Stranger

 

Carl Phillips
The Length of the Field; Chromatic Black

 

Catherine Pierce
In Which I Am Famous

 

Tracy K. Smith
Logos

 

Pimone Triplett
Because There Is No Ending; My Dear Ego, Be