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Contents Acknowledgments ix Introduction xi 1 The Enrollment and Recognition of Pain 3 Turn It Off, Please 9 A Series of Poems on Tinnitus 16 A Dialogue: "Tinnitus" Part I and Part II 26 Commentary: The Problem of Pain 35 2 Reflections of War in a Postwar Terrain 43 Poetic Recollections of War 51 Remembrances Associated with Genre of War 59 Starkle, Starkle, Little Twink 70 To Choose or Not To Choose, That Is the Consequence 108 Commentary: The Root Metaphor, and Reflections 112 3 Engaging Postwar Zones of Combat 121 The Question of God and Patriotism 129 Obstacle Battlers Anonymous 145 Sanity, of Questioning 149 Internal and External Battles 154 Commentary: Metaphysics and Other Dynamics 177 4 Burning the Postwar Terrain 187 The Complicated Self 195 The Relationships 200 In and Near the Grave 204 Commentary: The Dreadful Shadowlands 210 5 Beyond the Postwar Mindset 217 Water 225 Seeds for Growth 231 Growing and Reaching 234 Commentary: Living in the Garden 274 6 Conclusion 281 Afterword: Transformation to a Symbolic Reality 289 Bernard L. Brock Authors and Contributor 295 Works Cited 297
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Clark, Basil B. -- Criticism and interpretation.
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Literature and the conflict.
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Veterans -- Mental health.
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Poetry.
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Drama.