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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 45.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Adrian Matejka © 2014 Adrian Matejka 2014 Adrian Matejka Like Adrian Dantley I split any bit of sunlight in that land of sweaty tees & patriotic wristbands, escalating to the rim’s mezzanine like every player on that court did at the mall on weekends. Every bit of...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 52.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Catherine Pierce © 2014 Catherine Pierce 2014 Catherine Pierce Imaginary Vacation Scenario #2 You are, in this version, the kind of person who enjoys being sweaty. You’re never happier than when your shoulders are freighted with the 30-pound weight of all you need...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 24.
Published: 01 November 2012
... like dewdrops on peaches. This poem needs you dancing like cheerleaders in heat, like sweaty cobras flexing in locker rooms —​mouth these words as you undulate at football games, at basement sleepovers, in handcuffs, in California. Let’s party with this poem in cheap motels...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 55.
Published: 01 May 2015
... jockstrap. I bet he leaves it sweaty, hanging there after his run like the one swing voter in this country who actually gives a damn about where he plugs his pecker. This time, firmer than faith, I want it in me. minnesota review 84 (2015) DOI 10.1215/00265667-2857929  © 2015 Doug...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 17–19.
Published: 01 November 2006
... the buggy died and they had to hoof it back from batch anneal last August near a mile in 110 degrees; tell us how sweaty, scared and red faced they looked and of their sharkskin suits and little pussy...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 20–26.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Ultra before he says I was probably making double what he makes and that it’s my own goddamn fault I screwed it up. “Triple,” I say. “Fuck you.” I tell him about Yantzman. I tell him how great it felt to hurt someone. He ignores me and tugs at his sweaty jeans. I expected more...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 8–15.
Published: 01 May 2012
.... It’s so hot out we’re both sweating like crazy people. It’s that wet sort of heat, the kind that makes it hard to breathe. I want to peel my sweaty shirt off, but I don’t because Bev has to keep hers on, Bev being a girl. The reason we punch each other is to make bruises. Bev gets them...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 15–24.
Published: 01 May 2009
... like sweaty wool. To cool down, she holds a glass of ice water against her cheek while she watches for Georgia, her college roommate, and her only friend who has chosen not to marry. The past few times they’ve met for their monthly dinners, the sitter didn’t show or Tad forgot to come...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 13–21.
Published: 01 May 2020
... handwriting, while Duke popped open a sweaty Coors. After I dried my eyes, he let me take a few baby sips from his beer. It tasted awful, but my drinking seemed 18 the minnesota review to make him happy. After a while, I leaned into his shoulder and started tracing over the dark purple letters on his arm...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 145–158.
Published: 01 May 2013
... of the senses” (Ia, q. 78, a. 3, 132–33). But readers do not expect to encounter descriptions of the Knight’s sweaty skin or the chafing surely hidden under knightly armor. Such sensations function in poetry as technical devices for the construction of specific individu- als, much as the...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 9–22.
Published: 01 May 2008
....” “No. I can’t. I have to go home.” Anabeth was fat. I stood, tried pulling on her arm, but she was as heavy as a mountain and as firmly rooted to the earth. “Shh,” I said, and petted her hair back from her sweaty face. She smiled. I thought about singing a...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 20–41.
Published: 01 May 2013
... really got you good, kid. Then Helen’s ruffling her hair, pinching her nose. The man’s on his knees and hands. His hair is sweaty or oily. She imagines a television crew inside the woods, a group of comedians hiding behind tree trunks and covering their mouths to muffle their hilarity...