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Sleeping on Otis’ Floor

“Goodnight, asshole,” John says. I see the meaty ghost of his shadow collapse below street-lit window blinds. I hear him thud. He groans like...

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Since 7 months Rita and I were living in the same apartment but merely as occupants sharing  the same roof. Our 4-year marriage was on...

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After I’ve beaten off the lying, cheating health insurance company, my son’s incompetent and spiteful “teachers,” and predations...

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“I’ve known odder skies than these.” - Valmiki   ut is my drug. That’s what I could see of...

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We dirty runaways don't look so great but this is actually our Most Sublime Transfigured State

On Writing and Craft: An Interview with Lyn Lifshin

This interview first appeared on PoetryCircle in 2006, shortly after the site was founded. PoetryCircle: Lyn, you're probably as prolific as any poet writing today,...

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