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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 32–33.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Jaydn DeWald © 2015 Jaydn DeWald 2015 Jaydn DeWald Lineage (4) When it begins to exist for others it ceases to live in us.  —​Arthur Schopenhauer You’ve been so quiet...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 24–37.
Published: 01 May 2012
... on the first of August. It was a quiet, unassuming service. No one had much to say. That’s why I didn’t go. After the divorce, I used to wonder what it would be like when one of my parents died. If the world of the living half would unhinge its jaws and finally consume the other. I wondered...
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the minnesota review (2010) 2010 (75): 47.
Published: 01 November 2010
..., unemployed, pollute the sidewalks. There are feet in shoes in closets in corners of rotating spheres. The light in the eyes of diving owls hunting dead stars. Quiet. Everyone at once, at maximum volume, in perfect harmony, be quiet. ...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 60–66.
Published: 01 May 2008
... to escort children across the busy street. The town is located in a quiet bedroom community outside the city. David hasn’t felt like himself lately. Yesterday he laughed out loud in class for no apparent reason as he was explaining signed numbers. The students in front joined in his laughter...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 53–59.
Published: 01 May 2008
... stop over and play Atari. I could have been no more than nine years old and walking up the street was an adventure. Though Sunday mornings were always quiet, the silence was broken by dogs barking at passing people and cars hitting potholes. In the middle of the block was Johnson...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 4–6.
Published: 01 May 2020
... about things dif- ferently than I do. Like Angela s dad you know Angela, don t you? the girl who sits at the front of class and is usually pretty quiet well, her dad and my dad go way back, since they grew up together, and I like to observe him because he always gets so mad, even over tiny things like...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 27–36.
Published: 01 May 2005
... companion. At home, my three older brothers made the house roar with their needs. I was the quiet, bookish son, shy and full of ideas. "Carla," I'd whisper, our bodies nested together on the sofa, "what if we made a special device for watching the sky. Do you think we could find...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 5–12.
Published: 01 May 2011
.... And wondered how old she might be. Her gait still looked fresh with a quiet confidence in her tiny barefoot steps, something she rarely saw in older widows, at least here in Jelepara. Sarla looked down at the undulating hems of her own sari, bright red, gaudy pieces of decora- tive glass sewn...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (89): 45.
Published: 01 November 2017
... as a nostalgia peddler, editing books that let history shine a less grotesquely violent light. His revised blame. My shameful quiet. A rusted padlock. The flooded ground. minnesota review 89 (2017) DOI 10.1215/00265667-4175965  © 2017 Stevie Edwards...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (87): 44–52.
Published: 01 November 2016
... changed. 11/12 Patient has to be undressed and put to bed. 11/13 Patient more quiet today. Shows hostility toward person- nel. 11/14 Patient paces a great deal. Eats well. Untidy. Patient appeared to enjoy watching square dancing on the ward this p.m. Clapped her hands to the music and smiled. 11...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (89): 46.
Published: 01 November 2017
...-shocked in the fig trees  /  but if i was quiet enough  /  a french song would crawl through  /  his muddy diaphragm  /  after school i would watch his gangly body  /  perched upon his favorite plastic covered couch  /  near the window  /  looking out...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 17.
Published: 01 May 2012
.... Most days the city is quiet as yachts shining at the bottom of the East River. And though you breathe a month in front of me I’m waiting for you. I’m growing into what’s left of the red sirens after the fire engines have galloped away. minnesota review 78 (2012) DOI 10.1215...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 11.
Published: 01 November 2007
..., to the police and be led away in quiet pairs without having bothered to disturb the peace. In this country that is not mine, these young Americans Dressed in black are the nearest thing to beauty that I know, yet I will put on a tie when I mean to make trouble...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (87): 30.
Published: 01 November 2016
... of sounds / men dropping hammers & picking them up / your father has built enough homes this year to invite everyone over / anyone out drinking tonight who swerves to hit me / who notices the oil stain on my jeans resembling bones / quiets my body’s need to be every inch traffic camera & fluorescent...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 25–26.
Published: 01 May 2005
... and I do. It wasn't orders, psychic numbing, quiet rage, rule by Nobody, Banality of Evil or evil of banality Nothing is more misunderstood than this obscenity we call breathing. And Lynndie England sits outside her trailer alone under a tarantula sky, sucking gold from...
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the minnesota review (2021) 2021 (96): 46.
Published: 01 May 2021
.... Dalmatian-boy, in two shades of gold. Next, I think of the dust falling like embers or incandescent confetti in the primeval quiet of your bedroom window s square gush of dawn before you woke up. Your hair like Jason s golden fleece something forbidden & stolen anyway. Yes, I met you because my friend loved...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 31–32.
Published: 01 November 2006
...-clutch of the spirit. Yet, some, escapees, from the Disneyland gulag, share the quiet roads with farmers, stop at this village to repeat questions, deliver the gift of conscience, nests of shade settling on children's shoulders. Snails spin on the green...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (86): 18.
Published: 01 May 2016
... windshield, your reupholstered interior I water-ballooned with pit-bull urine. I’m thinking of all the mothers, Trevor, who are quiet, how, tonight, poetry will serve you and me. With these boots and the spine of this hardback anthology, I wait for you to bubblegum out the back door of 236 South...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 44.
Published: 01 May 2012
... they ran back puffing their heifer-wet breath and dragging grubby sleeves across their noses. From the one dented pie plate I served a slurry of rainwater and dirt we lifted to our mouths with invisible spoons. When the quiet came and the gray flannel of evening dropped down...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 15–16.
Published: 01 May 2011
... times the admission just to touch our glass. I kept the baby quiet on my tiny breast (which was surprisingly malleable). Women left candles and wept. One day I strapped him to your chest with a frill of blue elastic from stray underpants. A second coming, they said...