In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content:

LOVE RUSHES BY / Luis Omar Salinas I'm thinking of those evenings of love rushing by me as thrushes rustle through the leaves of autumn. And I want to wrestle with fate and toss it about. I also want to believe in the threads of hope entangling me, prodding me to believe in a face coming towards me one afternoon, weeks or years from now— perhaps an afternoon when the valley rain has stopped and sun catches in the window on the cafe with just such a face to sit beside me and linger over tea . . . I take leave of the patio where birds dance about like unconcerned acrobats— for like them I want to learn the lesson of unforgetfullness. I put on my jacket and drive through the fields ... a full moon is rising—I light a cigarette and sing to all the madonnas of faith. 52 · The Missouri Review ...

pdf

Additional Information

ISSN
1548-9930
Print ISSN
0191-1961
Pages
p. 52
Launched on MUSE
2011-10-05
Open Access
No
Back To Top

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Without cookies your experience may not be seamless.