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Four Poems by Charles Bernstein

Loose Lips Lift All Slips It wasn’t so long ago and then it was. Sliding till you hit false bottom, wrestling metaphor for sleep. It wasn’t so long and then...

Poetry

Four Poems by Charles Bernstein

Loose Lips Lift All Slips It wasn’t so long ago and then it was. Sliding till you hit false bottom, wrestling metaphor for sleep. It wasn’t so long and then...

“Please Return to Molly Goves”

Molly, if you read this poem, I have your three snapshots. What a lot of white-shirted redheads in plaid skirts, red and black, rioting in the school auditorium, each...

My Name Was Jason

On the south shore, an overdose claims a life every eight days - Massachusetts Department of Public Health, 2014 My palms so pale, palm to palm to...

Gadgets

Four Poems by Charles Bernstein

Loose Lips Lift All Slips It wasn’t so long ago and then it was. Sliding till you hit false bottom, wrestling metaphor for sleep. It wasn’t so long and then...

Martial Arts Cookies

Part of my personality is very sociable and working at Toscanini’s, my ice cream store, is perfect for that, but there is a balancing...

Nonfiction Briefs & Teaching During the Pandemic

Their Apologies I apologize for the inconvenience... I apologize for not emailing sooner... I apologize for missing class... I apologize my assignment is late... I...

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Four Poems by Charles Bernstein

Loose Lips Lift All Slips It wasn’t so long ago and then it was. Sliding till you hit false bottom, wrestling metaphor for sleep. It wasn’t so long and then...

Martial Arts Cookies

Part of my personality is very sociable and working at Toscanini’s, my ice cream store, is perfect for that, but there is a balancing...

Nonfiction Briefs & Teaching During the Pandemic

Their Apologies I apologize for the inconvenience... I apologize for not emailing sooner... I apologize for missing class... I apologize my assignment is late... I...
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Four Poems by Charles Bernstein

Loose Lips Lift All Slips It wasn’t so long ago and then it was. Sliding till you hit false bottom, wrestling metaphor for sleep. It wasn’t so long and then...

Martial Arts Cookies

Part of my personality is very sociable and working at Toscanini’s, my ice cream store, is perfect for that, but there is a balancing...

Nonfiction Briefs & Teaching During the Pandemic

Their Apologies I apologize for the inconvenience... I apologize for not emailing sooner... I apologize for missing class... I apologize my assignment is late... I...

“Please Return to Molly Goves”

Molly, if you read this poem, I have your three snapshots. What a lot of white-shirted redheads in plaid skirts, red and black, rioting in the school auditorium, each...

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The Tonic of Wildness

In which a teacher takes her urban high school students to the woods to front "only the essential facts of life."

Four Poems by Charles Bernstein

Loose Lips Lift All Slips It wasn’t so long ago and then it was. Sliding till you hit false bottom, wrestling metaphor for sleep. It wasn’t so long and then...

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