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A Quarterly Journal
Jeffrey Woodward, Founder & General Editor
Volume 9, Number 2, June 2015

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Collin Barber
Memphis, Tennessee, USA


Cool on the Glass

little green tree frog on the other side of the window, would you like to come inside this house filled with the screams of three children who never get their way and two mutts chasing a marble across the dusty hardwood, or do you sit there contently cool on the glass, in the perfect spot to watch a husband and wife argue to the death like gladiators in the family arena

through a thin cloud
moonlight sits
on the glass
of a brown bottle—
every busted piece of it

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