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Hailstorm Interlude

Hailstorm Interlude

by Thomas J. Erickson


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ISBN-13: 9781635347241
Publisher: Finishing Line Press
Publication date: 10/12/2018
Pages: 42
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.10(d)

About the Author

Thomas J. Erickson grew up in Kohler, Wisconsin. He received a Bachelor of Arts in English Composition from Beloit College and a law degree from Marquette University. He is an attorney in Milwaukee, where he has practiced law since 1985. His award-winning chapbook, The Lawyer Who Died in the Courthouse Bathroom was published by Parallel Press of the University of Wisconsin Libraries in 2013. His full length poetry book, The Biology of Consciousness, was published in 2016 by Pebblebrook Press. He is a member of the Hartford Avenue Poets.

Table of Contents

Hailstorm Interlude 1

At the Monkey Skull Museum 2

The Other Tom 3

The Theft 4

At the Abandoned Lumberjack Cemetery 6

Undertow 7

Blue 8

Discovery 10

The Prison Visit 12

Presumption of Innocence 13

The Eclipse 14

The Weave 15

Boats 16

Baseball 17

Considering Stormy Day by Milton Avery Because I Feel

Obligated to Write a Poem to Enter in an Ekphrastic

Poetry Competition 18

Van Gogh’s Ear 19

If Tobe Hooper Is Dead Who the Fuck Is Still Alive 20

Night Moves 21

Willow Glen 23

Getting Busy 24

Love Song 25

The Providence of the Fall of a Snowflake 26

The Relative Happiness of a Biped in Comparison to

Bobbleheads 27

On the Incline of a Dune 28

Elegy for All Those Thousands of Souls Who Wrote

Poems that No One Will Ever Read but Who Loved

Poetry Just as Much as Randall Jarrell or Marianne

Moore or Your English Professor in College Ever Did 29

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