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Carol Henrie

Recent poems in FIELD, Beloit Poetry Journal, The Nation, Salt Hill Journal. NEA awards 1989 and 1996.


Talking In the Dark (When the Rates Go Down)

Spring 2002 | Poetry

My daughter dorm-distant I'm polishing zinc lids the shoulders of blue jars the way my mother shines yellow tiles in a third latitude radios buzz bad weather Ashley sprawls in jeans an apron props me mother leans in a stained housedress that map of t [...]