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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 45.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., striated and stark prom and pomp, moments of falling, the fallen. And oh, the melons it takes to bake love, to stir the pot and bide the syrup. The children of yellow yelling, the sail of hair ribbons, the wisps of hair. Count the stars, sun the wind and bend...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 53–55.
Published: 01 November 2014
... to crush. The other boys were laughing, I was losing control of them. Where’s the cricket, I yelled. My son pointed to the ground. I ran over and stomped down again and again. “The cricket’s dead!” I yelled. The boys stared. “The cricket’s dead!” My son cried...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 27–28.
Published: 01 November 2013
... carrying buckets of paint cans to the back when Sunday yells from the other side of the fence. “All this stuff. How can you stand it? You’re gonna get rats.” She puts one arm on top of the other, covering the lion at the top of the gate. In her red shorts, Sunday’s skin presses through...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 25–41.
Published: 01 November 2012
... days, my mother has yelled up that it’s time for bed soon, but my father either doesn’t hear her or doesn’t care. “And he’s taking appointments for new acts, and all these peo- ple are coming through the door, lining up and waiting for their minute with him.” My father licks...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (86): 7–15.
Published: 01 May 2016
... fat fuck-of- a-face. “It needs milk,” the chick says. “It needs milk,” Sal says, mocking her. “Grow some tits.” “Kiss my ass,” she says, walking out. And I don’t know what gets into me, but I follow her out the door, that damn bell tinkling behind us. “Hey,” I yell...
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the minnesota review (2010) 2010 (75): 30.
Published: 01 November 2010
... together, Watching the trees burn. And they say witchcraft Doesn’t last, but we cast spells In curse words, dirty looks, And bruises. We call it love and yell from The rooftops of our lungs, Chase each other against The flames and our shadows. Our...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 52.
Published: 01 May 2011
... and strong unmoving always laughing in the wind never a loud voice or a slap two horses hid in the trees stand still long strands of hair blow out in the breeze like branches father does not come here instead he yells from the garden they won’t...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 26.
Published: 01 May 2008
... raise my riffling skirt. “They’re white,” I yell triumphantly. “I lose,” his profile grins. “I’ll buy ice cream.” At a picnic table beside Chautauqua Lake, I try to engage him with stories about my school, but his veiled eyes look...
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the minnesota review (2021) 2021 (96): 31–32.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Daniel Lassell © 2021 Daniel Lassell 2021 Daniel Lassell Mom Woke to a Coyote Staring in Her Window And now I hear the pack, wayward, yipping along the fences, the llamas pastures. I hurl myself with my siblings down a long string of gravel into darkness without a weapon, only our yelling...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 6.
Published: 01 May 2009
... said, Even if he lived, it would’ve killed him. He doesn’t talk about the war he didn’t fight. I used to yell so much, he says. I don’t know why. Without the war, I can’t explain his drinking, the rage he lost as he got older, the awful...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (87): 12–13.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., alive for four. The crossing looms. We pull   ahead as my father murmurs,   It’s his birthday today. I grip the seat so tight my knuckles glow.   The Camry trembles in the engine’s breath.   He yells small voice. Foot of my bed minnesota review 87 (2016) DOI...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 7–8.
Published: 01 November 2007
.... Someone’s nose Bangs middle C. Crying Commences. Kicking continues. Yelling is about to begin. Looking back, I see small Gray foot-smears have besmirched The twist of sheets. Someday I am sure they will find a gene For dishevelment and disrepair. I...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 1–2.
Published: 01 May 2017
..., how you pretended it was painless, but you couldn’t help but kick your legs; or how nobody will save you anymore when you yell I can’t breathe so just kick your legs; or every sidewalk where a white girl sees you, pulls her phone up to her face and crosses the street like...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 45–47.
Published: 01 May 2015
... something awful! he yells.    He’s shaking you.       He knows he is leaving. 4. Four sides of the same coin, four dreams, four different ways          of telling the same fucking story. Four more turns of the kaleidoscope, the pieces of the world falling...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 53–59.
Published: 01 May 2008
... to the point of tears. Miss Claudia was ugly but she was funny. I was on the ground laughing after slipping in the mud. Miss Claudia yelled, “Boy, get your dumb ass up, it wasn’t that funny. It ain’t nothin’ that damn funny!” When I walked into the house Lawrence...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 27–33.
Published: 01 November 2007
... a wedding, or a funeral, or his own goddamn birthday. I get out my car and yell at the kids to come help, moving carefully to say hello to my uncles. Their massive hugs and scratchy kisses nearly bring me to seizure and I am suddenly saddened by just how tough the years...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 7–8.
Published: 01 May 2007
... somewhere where she doesn’t have to work with junkies and get yelled at by people who don’t understand that if the sign says “3 for $1,” you have to buy 3 because it’s “Dollar General” and all the prices are even, but I can’t even get myself a job that I’d want to work now, let alone if I had only...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 46–53.
Published: 01 November 2013
.... They’ll have much more time to be sad about your dying than you will. My family arrives at dinnertime, yelling. They are not angry, just incomprehensibly loud, and this is how they talk. I hear them down the hall at the nurses’ station and feel sorry for my roommate, who is nearly...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 54–56.
Published: 01 May 2014
... The train was getting near to my stop when a new passenger entered the car and began to yell vile anti-Semitic remarks at me. He blamed Jews for the World Trade Center attacks and all the subsequent wars, and for many other things besides, and informed me that I or any other Jew coming to his...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 8–15.
Published: 01 May 2012
... anything. “Come on, guys,” he says and pulls on the handlebars a little harder. Bev just shakes her head at him. By now Walter Sullivan is crying and yelling something about sending his dad down here just as soon as he gets home from work. Then he just runs off without his bike. I keep...