Table of Contents

Jane Hirshfield  Studying Wu Wei, Muir beach 
Robert Phillips  Houston Haiku 
Arthur Ginsberg  Housecall 
Shirley Kaufman  Mortality 
Galway Kinnell  Saint Francis And The Sow 
Yaedi Ignatow  Blackout into Sunlight 
Kathy Banas  The Convening of Gardeners 
Marilyn Mashburn Lewis  Middle Age 
Joyce Carol Oates  Nostalgia 
David Ignatow  As If 
Lauren Kaushansky  Flicker 
Jack Marshall  Smile On A Skull 
John Evans  Waco, 1993
Robert Phillips  What's The Point? 
Maura Alia Bramkamp  Tapping at the Hollywood Bar 
John Burns  Planning for My Praise Poem 
RB Schoene  Equilibrium Of Things 
Norm Goodwin  Lucky Hands 
Edward Field  The Book Of My Heart 
Barbara L Thomas  What Milliner Bedecks the Maple?
Morgan Blair 
(a k a Faye Kicknosway)
An excerpt from "Mother" 
Bruce Plotkin  Prayer of The Sow 
Ted Lord  After School on a Thursday 
Joyce Carol Oates  Glimpsed from a Car, Quickly Passing
Priscilla Turner  How I Found And Lost Paradise 
Joanne Barrie Lynn  The Man Who 
Joan Ross Blaedel  Cantaloupe 
Joyce Carol Oates  The Lord Is My Shepherd I Shall Not Want 
Maxine Kumin  Connecting The Dots 
Mark Newman  Last Colors 
Christianne Balk  Shorthorns 
Robin Lindley  Father's Day 
William Pitt Root  The Old Hand 
Mary Lynne Evans  Eric at Sixteen 
Judith Skillman  Thirst 
Donna J Waidtlow  Chicken Feathers 
Mary Mackey  Blue 
John Gorski  Two Views of Mt Fuji
Virginia Terris  Waves 
Nina Redman  Split Cedar 
Cynthia Kraman  How Poetry Began 
Susan Mersereau  Unplugged