Death at Camp Pahoka

Death at Camp Pahoka

by F. Richard Thomas

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780870135637
Publisher: Michigan State University Press
Publication date: 07/31/2000
Pages: 95
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

F. Richard Thomas has published numerous poetry chapbooks and a full-length book of poetry, Frog Praises Night: Poems with Commentary. He is the editor/publisher of Years Press and Centering magazine.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsxi
1.Do not resist
Verge1
New Geographies2
What Opens3
2.Fingers, lips
On Finding a Dusty Copy of Tropic of Cancer7
Popping in Hot Ghee8
After Shower and Shave9
Fingers, Lips10
After Knee Surgery11
After Sin, Penitence12
3.And the night goes dumb
Shadows Fleeing15
Separation16
Midsummer Night17
Divorcing18
All Aboard19
Now That the World is Broken21
4.As if what it says it will say forever
Bailadora25
Still Life, Summer Night26
Paisano Wine28
San Miguel29
O Donna31
Ontogeny, Phylogeny, Opposable Thumb33
Goal35
Cosmetic36
Presence37
5.Don't wait, come home
Thirteen Years Old41
Excerpts from a Letter43
The Last Cherry Bomb46
Dominatrix of Fleas48
2023rd Psalm50
Night Train51
Urban Flight53
Waiting Room55
6.To make us whole
Annual Family Slide Show61
Daughter/TV/Spring62
Entomology63
Soccer Match65
Reunion66
Slow Dancing at the Med-Inn68
Wisdom70
Ascension71
The Gift72
Joining Hands74
7.All the wondrous mysteries
Miracle79
C[subscript 2]H[subscript 5]OH80
The Poet and the Japanese Particle Physicist81
Egg83
Artist's Demons85
Circumambulating Michelangelo's David86
Butter87
When We Dream89
Writers90
Two Lives91
Death at Camp Pahoka93
About the Author95

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