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  1. Storm Creek Lake
  2. Home for Ants
  3. Sleeping with Icarus
  4. One With Others
  5. Merry-go-round
  6. Magician
  7. Time
  8. There Are Ghosts in This Rain
  9. Homeless
  10. Today
  11. Rabbit
  12. Widowered
  13. The Writing Life
  14. Cry of the Coyote
  15. More Beautiful Than a Broken Mirror
  16. All The Things
  17. Fifty
  18. The Poet Writing
  19. Another Day In Hell
  20. Spanish Vernacular
  21. The Reflection in the Windowpane
  22. Piernia
  23. Leukemia Poems
  24. Blue Tease
  25. Fire Dog
  26. Bio Hazard
  27. Off the Main Road
  28. Real Suffering
  29. Innocence
  30. After the Storm—October 31, 2012
  31. The Bird
  32. Innocence
  33. el Armana
  34. Winter Woods
  35. The Mammogram
  36. American Express
  37. Doodles
  38. Mother
  39. Venus in Transit June 5, 2012
  40. Heirloom
  41. The Priest of Sepia Fields
  42. The Holy Ghost
  43. As If They Could Dance Forever
  44. The Song of the Siren
  45. Broken Nightmares
  46. Peanuts at 30,000
  47. The Dream
  48. Flashlight
  49. Shouting in the House of Whispers
  50. Pose
  51. Spanish Cathederal
  52. Drama Beneath An Alder
  53. Thoughts On A Clearing
  54. Kwansaba: Donna Summer
  55. Rondeau: Rollercoaster (Relationship)
  56. I Did Not Get Rabies During Recess
  57. Moles Loose In Queens
  58. Rachael Is On The Television Screen
  59. Be Alright
  60. The Sixth Pallbearer
  61. Reverie
  62. Slipping Into Night
  63. After The Battle
  64. Oil –Well Head Sings of Sorrow
  65. Smoke Invasion
  66. Red for Sabrina, on lock-down
  67. Whatever
  68. Requiem for Eve: A Whiter Shade of Pale in Five Parts
  69. The Day The Poet
  70. The Oldest Profession
  71. The Red Notebook
  72. Chua Bao An
  73. Angels At An Exhibition
  74. Old Soul
  75. March 8th
  76. Inspiration
  77. I Know That
  78. To Julie at Washington Park After Gonzalo Millán
  79. Grafting
  80. Stoop Heat
  81. Flies
  82. No Direction
  83. Contraries
  84. Still
  85. Famine In Place of Bread
  86. The Eye That Cries
  87. River Euphrates
  88. Secret Garden
  89. Road To Perdition
  90. Play Pen Open Mic July 3, 2012
  91. Icon(oclast)
  92. Centralia, PA
  93. All of the Dive Bars Are Gone
  94. Pastoral
  95. It’s A Living
  96. The Last Angry Man
  97. These Eternal Times
  98. Stoned
  99. The Path of Life
  100. Lesson of The Cross
  101. Mickey
  102. The Care Givers
  103. The Pale Knight
  104. Blue
  105. The Anniversary
  106. The Absinthe Drinker
  107. And the Gold of Their Bodies
  108. A Sleeping Pill Shaped Like A Snowflake
  109. The Infidel
  110. The Markets Are Down 2%
  111. Cometh The Hour
  112. Death Of A Mouse
  113. Now Showing
  114. PLAY PEN Open Mic Tues May 1st, 2012
  115. Scars
  116. Spiders
  117. On Finding the Corpse of a Cockroach
  118. Mr. Johnson & Us
  119. At the Five ‘n Dime
  120. Buoyancy
  121. We Are Leaving Them Behind
  122. She Didn’t Like What She Didn’t Know
  123. The Cold War at Home
  124. Sunday
  125. My Brother
  126. Studio
  127. Niger, Whore, Bitch
  128. PLAY PEN OPEN MIC
  129. Shiva’s Call
  130. Golden Gate Park
  131. Deer
  132. U.S. of Antagonism
  133. Artificial
  134. Entrapment
  135. Mercilessly
  136. Infatuation is Sometimes a Detestable Quality
  137. Autumnal Hymn
  138. The Passenger
  139. The Epistles
  140. Crying All The Time
  141. SKA!
  142. My Friends, I Am A Can Of Coca-Cola
  143. I Married Mona Lisa
  144. Stone and Story
  145. Obosi
  146. Bowlegg’d Christmas
  147. Thicker than water
  148. Night Swimming
  149. Deadly Small Things
  150. First Night
  151. Poetic Justice
  152. Dining in Hell
  153. Out of the Sunlight
  154. Madame Fortune Teller
  155. Saudade
  156. Ejaz Ahamed
  157. At The Moment of Anesthesia, The Mathematician
  158. Everybody’s Smiling
  159. A Poet’s Directive
  160. The Definition of Noise
  161. Benjamin X Wallace
  162. Michael Estabrook
  163. On Playing Musical Chairs by Myself
  164. Rejection Letter
  165. Prom Queen
  166. SABIRS
  167. Tell Me You Know Me
  168. Spam
  169. Disc Full of Promising Leaves
  170. The Axle of Your Will
  171. Seasonscape
  172. Content Words
  173. Locking Dreams
  174. Missing The Prize
  175. Lament
  176. Living in a Nuance
  177. Thunder Roll
  178. Taking the Old Dog for a Walk
  179. IN THIS ISSUE MAY 2011
  180. Richard Haupt Burington, Vermont’s “Clarinet Man”
  181. The Complaint
  182. Road Crew
  183. Demanifest
  184. The Geometry of Disappointment
  185. A Random Set of Golden Values
  186. Chant Before I Cut Your Circulation
  187. Pedestal
  188. An Unlikely Porter
  189. From Break to Dunk
  190. The Frozen Section
  191. Note to the New Hired Mourner
  192. On the Cigarette as Time-​​​​Travel Device
  193. Wish Fullfillment
  194. Time
  195. Linger
  196. Somewhere South of So What
  197. Things Come to Life in Amsterdam
  198. 1946
  199. Line
  200. Blackbirds
  201. Cezanne’s Self Portrait
  202. Glorified Bandit
  203. The Interruption
  204. One
  205. The End of the World Lagos, Portugal
  206. Moroccan Children
  207. Laptop
  208. Casting Out
  209. Our Indy Pacer
  210. Earstopper
  211. Questions for Your Son
  212. Walking in the Forest
  213. Airborne
  214. The Three of Us
  215. Estuary
  216. The Past
  217. A Love Poem for the Cold
  218. Junkie
  219. Graveyard Shift Atheist
  220. Easter Snow
  221. Family Ghost
  222. New Year
  223. After Midnight
  224. Retirement
  225. Formless
  226. Symbiosis
  227. Between Tongue and Teeth
  228. Arnaut de Maruelh Sings for His Lunch
  229. A Leaf among Many Leaves
  230. Bones They Lie
  231. The Marriage of Isaac and Rebecca
  232. The Forty Steps-​​​​​​​​​​Newport R.I.
  233. The Awe Bridge Dance
  234. Cat Burial
  235. To the Baby Behind the Glass
  236. Evidence of Us
  237. In the Light of a Cathedral
  238. Dolphined Children
  239. I dig this grave
  240. Dorian’s lips in ruins
  241. Each Halloween and lifting the door
  242. On Retreat
  243. Coming of Age
  244. Centrifrugal Force
  245. Yield Not
  246. Changeling Day
  247. Unfurling Lover
  248. Landscape of a Pool
  249. God holds His Breath to wake the night
  250. Boat Trip Down the Detroit River
  251. Fruit Moon on Lake St. Clair
  252. The Wrong Car
  253. A Period of Inattention (For Sylvia)
  254. Photo Exhibition
  255. Refuge
  256. Inside The Swell of The Sea
  257. Inspirited
  258. What Was Said to Me One Fine Afternoon
  259. Trees
  260. The Window
  261. The Double
  262. The Words on the Will
  263. The Irish Castle
  264. Lizard: In the desert
  265. Schizo stage 4
  266. Shambala
  267. Night School for children working as labors in fish storage plant
  268. The Quickening
  269. Epilogue (For Vincent Van Gogh)
  270. Figures
  271. The Comic Book of Life
  272. Numbers
  273. Cedars of Lebanon
  274. Will It Be On The Test
  275. Small Craft Advisory
  276. Specialty of the House
  277. Looking At a Last Lepidopteron
  278. Something About Today
  279. Time Out
  280. A Summer’s Distance
  281. The Bow
  282. Mini-Mal
  283. Goose Woman
  284. Big Bang/Big Crunch?
  285. Johnny Come Lately
  286. Before the first heart…
  287. You don’t yell across a tree…
  288. Mary Blue
  289. Letter
  290. Blood-borne
  291. For the Sake of Mr. Finch
  292. “Standing on the Doorstep with Borges”
  293. Becoming the Wolf
  294. Love in the time of digital: Apologies to Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  295. Boner Bob
  296. Primer
  297. Wig Hymn
  298. Longing
  299. Last Rites
  300. The Nature Of the Devil
  301. Losing My Religion
  302. Problems of Representation
  303. Untitled Meditation #14
  304. Vacancy
  305. Landmine
  306. Cold, Goodnight (for You, Me, and Yesterday)
  307. We’ll meet again someday
  308. Us alone and the long grass.
  309. Chickens
  310. Invoking Whitman
  311. Anti-Ode to the Lower East Side
  312. Motherhood by the Numbers
  313. Drought
  314. Sandra Hook
  315. A Child’s View of Dachau
  316. The Labyrinth at Chartres
  317. Our Mother’s Walk
  318. The Wind Blowing The Ash:
  319. i.e. got me a girl
  320. Schrodinger’s Pearls (Hilde’s Poem)
  321. The Distance
  322. Frederick Law Olmstead and the Biltmore Estate
  323. Leonard Cohen at the Bar (circa 2009)
  324. Tesla’s Time
  325. Falls Creek Male
  326. If Heaven is a Field Generated by Neurology
  327. I Stand With Kip Cootes:
  328. Ancestors’ Descent
  329. The Workman’s Song
  330. Heart Beats in a Dusty Box
  331. Gneiss: a translation
  332. Open Hand
  333. On Being Jewish in a Small Town
  334. The King’s Cellars
  335. Yellow Roses
  336. Judgment!Judgment!
  337. The Fights
  338. Some Afternoons When Nobody Is Fighting
  339. Four-Way Stop
  340. Inventory
  341. The Giving Tree
  342. Undressing Denial
  343. Old Friends
  344. God, Dan
  345. Ramifications
  346. Analogous
  347. Marriage Vows and Other Lies
  348. Guitar Contest
  349. Industrial Moth
  350. Learning to Kill
  351. But Instead Has Gone Into The Woods
  352. The Custodian of My Transgressions
  353. God in a Box
  354. A Break in the Day
  355. Vinotok
  356. Rain Muse
  357. Ponderings from Massanutten Ridge
  358. Snowed In
  359. Monarch Crest
  360. Ice Climbing Together