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Volume 82, Number 3, Fall 2008

Table of Contents

From: Prairie Schooner

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Swan's Home

pp. 5-21 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0101

Joy is an act of resistance, and: Special ears, and: Another poem of a small grieving for my fish Telly, and: On the reasons I loved Telly the fish

pp. 22-27 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0107

The Common Man, and: A Panegyric Against the Consolation of Grief, and: A Prayer to God My God in a Time of Desolation

pp. 28-35 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0113

The Burning Boy, and: Abyss of Birds

pp. 35-38 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0119

It Goes

pp. 38-39 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0086

News of the Morning, and: The Birth of Ulysses, and: Like Fruit Flies Among Stones, and: The Dance, and: The Book of the Dead Man (Wartime)

pp. 39-44 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0092

The Killing

pp. 45-57 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0098

Night Candles, and: Remembering David, and: Very Lights

pp. 58-60 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0105

Canetti's Ground, and: Blackout, and: Much of the Night, and: Goodbye, Twentieth

pp. 61-63 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0111

Ace, and: Modigliani's Girls, and: Because You Were Mine, and: Depression Glass, and: Learning Language

pp. 64-70 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0117

Taboo against the Word Beauty, Epistolary Version Riding the Chicago Loop, and: Taboo against the Word Beauty, Invocation, and: Taboo against the Word Beauty, Troubadourian Version

pp. 70-72 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0123

Direction uncertain, and: A new life, and: Today on my birthday

pp. 73-76 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0090

What We Have

pp. 77-87 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0096

Brows, and: Nostrils, and: Pavan for the Little Finger of the Right Hand

pp. 88-89 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0103

Intimations of Pregnancy, and: Being a Horizon, and: Spell for Daughters

pp. 90-91 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0109

The End of the Day, and: Night, and: Alphabet Soup, and: Translucent Blue Envelope

pp. 92-93 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0115

October 26, 2005, and: Visiting Pike Place, 2003

pp. 94-95 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0121

Deer hunt at Chincoteague Wildlife Refuge, and: Autumn Fire, and: Piano Hymn of Faces

pp. 95-98 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0088

Welcome to My World

pp. 99-110 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0094

Returning, and: Naked Window

pp. 111-112 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0100

Quill, and: Edge, and: Hypothesis

pp. 113-115 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0106

Estimations: The Lover, and: Aparicion, and: Lover Boys, and: Fan Letter

pp. 116-119 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0112

Annelida, My Love and Yours, and: Show Me Yours, and: Prayer Is the Little Implement, and: Compose an Evening Sky

pp. 119-124 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0118

Portrait of the Subject, at Rise, and: Portrait of a Seamstress, and: The Reaper, and: Girl over Grasslands, and: Hymn to Nephthys

pp. 124-128 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0085

Coming to Grips, and: This Hunger, and: At Two Years

pp. 128-131 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0091


pp. 132-147 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0097

Things I Learned on St. Margaret's Bay, and: Bodies of Water

pp. 148-150 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0104

Long Division with Alligators, and: Feminist, and: Man, Dead, Swimming

pp. 151-154 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0110

Learning to Interpret Signs and Dreams, and: The Red Single, and: Wet Drape, and: Apple Family, and: Pink and Yellow Hollyhocks, and: Morning Alone in the House, and: Small Boys, Three and Four

pp. 155-161 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0116

From "Letters to Ukraine"

pp. 161-172 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0122

Before, and: Octopus, and: Trying

pp. 173-175 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0089


Apprenticed to Justice (review)

pp. 176-180 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0095

Tourist Season (review)

pp. 180-182 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0102

Good Neighbors, Bad Times: Echoes of My Father's German Village (review)

pp. 183-184 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0108

Unbound & Branded (review)

pp. 185-187 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0114

Arthur & George (review)

pp. 187-188 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0120

Path, Crooked Path (review)

pp. 188-192 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0087



pp. 193-196 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0093

News of Previous Contributors

News of Previous Contributors

pp. 197-199 | DOI: 10.1353/psg.0.0099

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