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Brian Dickson

Speak, and I Sit by You

24 July 2006
Vol. 6, No. 2

You're boiling baby spinach before

that dreaded date, your hands

quake like the leaves on the stewing

water, backbones wilting in heat.

The Paper Weights

21 July 2006
Vol. 6, No. 2

Mother's breasts flutter to the table,

"They won't hold up," she says.

The rest of her cards fly

on bowed wings.

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