Peters lives in Selah with his wife and two children. This site is preserved as a record of Washington State poetry and poets from February — February I sat on a brown miniature rock Looking at all the big rocks above me I looked farther out I saw the cracks that ruined the light skinned road As they dried up, weeds blew along with short scars The blue waters made continuous ripples. Questions sound different when I ask you— a softer lilt end of line. I want to snatch moments from time for you. From the pain of depression, heartbreak, watching someone live with addiction, and losing loved ones to the joy of true love and the innocent heart The Private Eye Project, originally grant-funded and piloted in the Seattle Public Schools, has grown into a national program. I want to be cloaked in stone with you. Richard Hugo and Raymond Carver would have recognized a kindred spirit in Brush, whose poetry is comprised of the cracked music of everyday life and a longing for transcendence thereof.
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N/A. Issaquah, WA Phone: Thomas Brush published his first poems in Poetry Northwest inand others over the years in Poetry, Shenandoah, Prairie Schooner, Tar.
I saw her a year later at the University of Washington where she was excelling in the Honors Program. Or working every night or dealing with their mom's new boyfriend who parked his Harley in the kitchen or the suicide of a friend or wondering what will become of them in the few short months until graduation, too poor in money or spirit to even consider a bright future?
They remind us what life has been like for the post-war generation in America, and they show us where hope, laughter, and genuine feeling abide. The ram is making a fuss.
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She was furious, not with them, but with herself, because she cared that they'd ignored her.
Winner of the Blue Lynx Prize.
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Tough, direct, filled with sweetness and immaculate detail, the.
Leigh Hancock has been writing poems for most of her life. She lives in Lyle, Washington. Her work has been published in several anthologies and magazines including Calyx, Mothering and Sundog. What else?
His brow lined into a question. As much laughter as tears in this fine collection. Goats The ram is making a fuss.