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Ploughshares
Volume: 26.4 | Year: 2000

Table of Contents:

Edward Bartok-Baratta
Prenuptial

Robin Behn
Dark Yellow Poem

Mary Biddinger
Razorback

Justin Bigos
Empire

Sophie Cabot Black
After the Storm
Husbandry

Donna Brook
Giving Poetry Readings
The Sentimental Museum

Rafael Campo
from Quatrains for a Shrinking World
El Oriental de Cuba, "La Esquina del Sabor"
Writer in Exile

Christine Deavel
Present (Offer), Present (Now), Present (Gift)

Elizabeth Edwards
On the Train from Boston to D.C. in Dead Winter

Chris Forhan
The Actual Moon, The Actual Stars
From a Shaded Porch

Juan Carlos Galeano
Pink Dolphins
Mask

Maggie Golston
Planet Daphne

Daniel Gutstein
Detective P. and His Partner Crash the Wake

Laura Henrikson
Unmet Thursday

Robert Hershon
Mysteries of Marriage
The Deuce by the Coatrack

Tony Hoagland
November Life

Holly Hunt
Oxbow Cofferdam, October 7, 1958

Larry Wayne Johns
The Captives

Jennifer Knox
The Origin of Stories in the Kingdom of Parrots

Steve Kronen
A Boy and His Dog

Dorianne Laux
Heart
Life is Beautiful
Oh, The Water

Jeffrey Levine
Asphodel

Adrian C. Louis
This Is the Time of Grasshoppers and All that I See Is Dying
One of the Grim Reaper's Disguises

J. W. Marshall
Love Poem

Cleopatra Mathis
Fall at Wellfleet Beach
Saving Herself

Gretchen Mattox
Mother of the Waters

Campbell McGrath
Edison in Fort Myers, 1885

Kirk Nesset
Your Own Master
Platinum Plus

D. Nurkse
The Half Moon Language
A Lesson in Darkness

Simon Ortiz
Meanwhile: Soon the Millennia, Burning Forests, Indians Killed, October 6, 1997

Greg Pape
Snowstorm

Donald Platt
Winter Solstice

Kevin Prufer
Blue Pitcher, Empty and Full

Evan Smith Rakoff
Self-Portrait as Rimbaud in a Parking Lot
Self-Portrait as My Name

Catherine Reynolds
Gravity

Catie Rosemurgy
God as Quoted by Two Adulterers

Harvey Shapiro
American Poet
Greenwich Village, 1999

Julie Sheehan
104

Maurya Simon
Father of Punctuation

Andrew Smith
TheLion's Big Roar

Brian Teare
The Word Cock and the Sublime

Mark Turcotte
Boom
Tell
Call

Ryan G. Van Cleave
Epistaxis--n., Med., a nosebleed

Paul Violi
Acknowledgements

Tony Whedon
After the Lights
Red Dog

Max Winter
History

John Witte
Flies

Dean Young
Today's Visibility

Poets of Interest in this issue:

Sophie Cabot Black
After the Storm; Husbandry

 

Tony Hoagland
November Life

 

Jennifer Knox
The Origin of Stories in the Kingdom of Parrots

 

D. Nurkse
The Half Moon Language; A Lesson in Darkness

 

Kevin Prufer
Blue Pitcher, Empty and Full

 

Catie Rosemurgy
God as Quoted by Two Adulterers

 

Brian Teare
The Word Cock and the Sublime

 

Max Winter
History

 

Dean Young
Today's Visibility