Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog.
Note: Contents data are machine generated based on pre-publication provided by the publisher. Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding.
Contents Foreword Jan Lee Ande Corners of the Mouth A Remedy, Withheld Ginger Andrews Where We Messed Up Judith Barrington Imaginary Islands Souls Under Water John Barton The Piano Warhol Bruce Beasley Idaho Compline Self-Portrait in Ink Marvin Bell People Walking in Fog "Why Do You Stay Up So Late?" James Bertolino Grown Men Linda Bierds Lautrec Memento of the Hours Shawl: Dorothy Wordsworth at Eighty The Three Trees Van Leeuwenhoek, 1675 Ann Caston House of Gathering Lessons from the Natural World Departures: Last Flight from Fairbanks Kevin Craft Homebody Janus-Igenuous To Err Incense Lorna Crozier Ice-Fog Shadow Melanoma Walking into the Future The Night of My Conception 1 Olena Kalytiak Davis Show Up (And More) Francesca Can Too Stop Thinking About Sex, Reflect upon her Position in Poetry, Write a Real Sonnet Madeline De Frees "After great pain, a formal feeling comes" Alice Derry Precarious Candice Favilla Do Not Forget My Name Seedtime Capitulations Tess Gallagher Bull's Eye Choices Not a Sparrow Weather Report Gary Gildner Cleaning a Rainbow Happiness Jazz The Gig Michele Glazer Sonnet Historic House, Astoria Map Patricia Goedicke At the Edges of Everything Crackling Six Short Ones The Question on the Floor James Grabill When Kali Dances the Earth Around Neile Graham The Walk She Takes Graves and Churchyards Cairns and Cairns Catherine Greenwood Two Blue Elephants John Haines Poem for the End of the Century The Legend For the Homestead Friends Kathleen Halme III Comb Drift and Pulse What Self Sam Hamill Lessons from Thieves The New York Poem Jerry Harp A Day Like This The Creature Quotidian Jana Harris Cutting Her out from the Flock About These Trumpeters That Line My Walls Garrett Hongo On the Origin of Blind-Boy Lilikoi Christopher Howell Meaning First Touch The New Orpheus Henry Hughes Steelhead Almost Guarding the Dump Together Last Year in the Ice-storm Lawson Inada from The Winter of Bridges Laura Jensen Bird That Fell to the Ground Four Summer Outfits Flags-January 1999 Robins in the Dark Jonathan Johnson Three Caf¿s Surplus Arlitia Jones A Winter Fairytale Eve Joseph Old Age Avalanche Richard Kenney Surrealism Rear View Pathetic Fallacy Shall I Compare Thee to Appearances? Turbulence Michael Kenyon Feast Joanna Klink What (War 2003-) Open Land Excerpts from a Secret Prophecy Patrick Lane The War Howl Dorianne Laux The Light Next Door Can a Fire Burn Forever? Easter, 1999 Ursula K. Le Guin A Measure of Desolation: February 2005 Watching a Fractal Set Tod Marshall Describe Book Blurbs to Nationalism Describe Wildflowers to Ethics Linda McCarriston God the Synecdoche in His Holy Land Public Poem in the First Person Frances McCue The Orphan's Consolation Robert McDowell Let's Say What's Always Left Unsaid 1936. Hiroko's Passage Colleen J. McElroy Ballad for the Blue Moon Tavern Heather McHugh Fourth of July, B.C. Impolitic Sampling Back to B.C. Don McKay Song of the Saxifrage to the Rock "Stress, Shear, and Strain Theories of Failure" Specific Gravities: #76 (Marble) Astonished- George McWhirter Conviction On Sending Out Our Kids Again Joseph Millar Girlfriends Junkyard Elders Hansel and Gretel's Father Explains Susan Musgrave Origami Dove The Room Where They Found You Out of Time P. K. Page from Hand Luggage-A Memoir in Verse Ah, by the Golden Lilies Suzanne Paoloa The Second Letter of St. Paul on the Human Genome Project from Patient 6: Studies, Investigation, Research Greg Pape Four Swans Miranda Pearson The Empress Peter Pereira Anagrammer The Devil's Dictionary of Medical Terms Lucia Perillo For the First Crow with West Nile Virus to Arrive in Our State Viagra Paulann Petersen Voluptuaries Steve Price Apologia Pro Vita Sua Upon the Deliberation of Their Domestic Policy Jarold Ramsay Penmanship Carlos Reyes Everything Is a Metaphor Katrina Roberts Skin Hunger Stan Sanvel Rubin Door Man on Deck Vern Rutsala Traveling One Way Looking for Work Jay Ruzesky New God Ralph Salisbury Medicine-Meeting, Hoopa, 1994 We Knew Them Maxine Scates Bucket Vice Peter Sears High in the Bamboo Tom Sexton On the Empire Builder Heading West Peggy Shumaker Swans, Where We Don't Expect Them Martha Silano The Forbidden Fruit Floyd Skloot Gauguin in Oregon Brahms in Delirium Esta Spaulding The Key Mrs. Barlowe's Plum Tree Train Window Primus St. John Watering the Orchids Batey Tumba Clemens Starck Neighbors The Girl from Panama Lisa Steinman Grogginess Halting Meditation Sandra Stone On the Boulders of Inanity Joan Swift Light Years Steelhead Mary Szybist Touch Gallery: Joan of Arc Knocking or Nothing Sharon Thesen The Day Lady Di Died Nance Van Winkel You People Simone Weil at the Renault Factory (1935) Up the Steps of the Capitol Karen Volkman Sonnet: "Sweetest bleeding . . ." Sonnet: "Bitter seed . . ." Sonnet: "Nothing was ever . . ." David Wagoner What the Stones Say Desire For an Old Woman at the Gate Thoreau and the Quagmire Emily Warn Appalachian Midrash Kuf: Mnemonic Ingrid Wendt Mukilteo Ferry John Witte Y Carolyn Wright After We Received the News of the 100-Mile Wind Robert Wrigley For One Who Prays for Me News Letter to a Young Poet Derk Wynand Kissing Booth Reined In Patricia Young Busted Biographies of the poets Acknowledgments
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
American poetry -- Northwestern States.
Canadian poetry -- British Columbia.
Northwestern States -- Poetry.
British Columbia -- Poetry.
American poetry -- 20th century.
American poetry -- 21st century.
Canadian poetry -- 20th century.
Canadian poetry -- 21st century.