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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 6.
Published: 01 May 2015
... it hanging from the rearview mirror in the car they lost their virginity in. Remember the first time the wasp nest took flight and chased you around the yard. Remember it like you remember the first time you swung on a swing set, those chains and you swung...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2017) 2017 (88): 13.
Published: 01 May 2017
... snow, tongue of always    leaving the mouth swung open for enthused wind. Dear tongue of incense. Of the dropped icicle,    its divot-shaped legacy across a bloom-red field turning like touched snow. minnesota review 88 (2017) DOI 10.1215...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2010) 2010 (75): 42–44.
Published: 01 November 2010
... to say the right thing, a light bulb entirely unlike the one swung above the head during questioning. Viet and Matthew show up and how important! both the showing up and that they are Viet and Matthew. Out of view down this same street is the store where...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 34–35.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Peter Upham © 2006 the minnesota review 2006 the minnesota review Peter Upham To the Patricide Entreating the Parole Board Nine, drunk, beside your dad, you swung A gill-torn bream on a pink line, while he Pulled the dinghy onto the shell beach— A white and gray undercast...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 5–7.
Published: 01 May 2008
... louder over the calliope music: “Yoooo-leeee-anna and Fed-er-rrrrico Santillo!” He rolled his Rs and twirled his moustache and the crowd swooned in awe. The lone spotlight operator was already sopped in sweat as he swung the bulky lamp. By the end of the evening—no...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 16–17.
Published: 01 November 2006
... plummet so the amount I needed to amass distended exponentially 17 Decade upon decade the carrot has swung before me from a pole hoisted aloft by fleering faces who adroitly step back whenever I...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2012) 2012 (78): 48–52.
Published: 01 May 2012
... the window. “Time to put a hitch in your giddy-up,” Sherwood said. “Meet me in the yard. No bellyaching.” “Yes, sir.” Eliot swung his bald feet to the floor and tried to keep them out of the moonlight. His toes were too long, bony. He also wor- ried about the sharpness of his elbows...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 9–11.
Published: 01 November 2009
... against the walls of the hallway. Big feet pounded against the hardwood and shook the floor with each heavy step. The bathroom door swung shut, and water ran into the tub. I looked down at the skateboard that all of a sudden seemed heavier in my hands and knew that someday it would be me...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2007) 2007 (68): 35–40.
Published: 01 May 2007
... them, she could see the back of each one’s head. Pete whistled. Karina murmured, “You tell ‘em!” Not a single person turned around as she walked away. She pushed open that back door. It swung heavy, then clicked, closed into place. As she walks away from the rec...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2005) 2005 (63-64): 239–243.
Published: 01 May 2005
... hot bath due to an injured knee. After struggling for some fifteen minutes to get up, she asked herself, "What would Wonder Woman do?" (xi). Then, finally, she invoked the hero herself, crying "Wonder Woman, help me!" and swung herself triumphantly out of the tub (xi). Such anecdotes—and other...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 33–45.
Published: 01 May 2008
... was lined up at the exit. The large exit door swung open as we held our spoons at the ready to toss in the bucket upon leaving. We were just about to be given the Go command when a fight broke out in one of the sections still eating...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 49–61.
Published: 01 November 2006
...-footed giggle—Kitty climbing up the back of the slide, handling the rungs like a monkey. "It's not open yet!" he shouted. But she reached the top quickly and stood on the platform, hands on hips, a cheerleader between cheers, she swung her arms in huge reverse circles, rotated her hips, did some...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2012) 2012 (79): 9–17.
Published: 01 November 2012
..., slimming a bit through her middle before expanding again into the muscled bulk of her shoulders. She jumped and swung and caught the apple on her first claw —​her index claw —​and, with a snarl, tore it from the branch. minnesota review 79 (2012) DOI 10.1215/00265667-1708358  © 2012 Maxim...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2015) 2015 (85): 6–11.
Published: 01 November 2015
... could still hear him ask faintly, “Son . . . my boy?” The voice moved through the treetops. “What would you have me do?” I asked. “My boy . . . ” I hooked an arm around a pine and swung closer to the forest’s edge, but my father’s voice persisted, questioning what I had done, who I...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 219–230.
Published: 01 November 2009
... sees a man selling puppies on the street: “I want to get one of those dogs,” she said earnestly. “I want to get one for the apartment. They’re nice to have—a dog.” We backed up to a grey old man who bore an absurd resemblance to John Rockefeller. In a basket, swung from his neck...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 34–49.
Published: 01 November 2014
... doe. Crosshairs swung after. Revealing the white under-throat men never see, she balanced artfully on hind legs to pluck the wine-dark fruit hanging in the sumac. Her weight tugged off a fist of berries. Each bone-colored limb quiv- ered in the air. Snow sifted down, snow that would be...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2012) 2012 (78): 24–37.
Published: 01 May 2012
...-mâché props of trees and stones, the blue plastic wrap river winding across the ground, splitting the imaginary world between the curtains on either side. Oscar’s debut was cautious, growing bolder, until finally he swung his tail with the pride of his character, the clothy mane of a spray...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2005) 2005 (63-64): 11–22.
Published: 01 May 2005
..., and Jeff Simmons was on their roof nailing regular gray tiles that had swung loose back into place. I was at the computer in my office, watching through my window's filmy curtain. I saw Jen Simmons step into the front yard in pink spandex. Jen was always in workout gear. It was rumored she...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2011) 2011 (77): 4–24.
Published: 01 November 2011
..., taking a hunk of hair out with it, and I swung at him with fists and elbows and knees and feet, and he was hitting back as best he could, and we kept at it, and there was blood. I figured I could take him. And I figured if I could take him then there was no way he could have done that to Lucy...