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Simon Perchik (East Hampton, New York) is an attorney whose poems have appeared in Partisan Review, The Nation, The New Yorker and elsewhere. His most recent collection is Almost Rain (Grey Sparrow Press) available from Amazon. Visit Simon on the web here: www.simonperchik.com.
The following work is Copyright © 2014, and owned by Simon Perchik and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
The glare this plate thins out
though rim to rim you bring
till everything is dirt and she
lets you swallow the afternoon
Kate McLeod is from Lansing, Michigan and recently retired from a long massage career. She now spends her time tending her garden, writing and searching for more truth.
The following work is Copyright © 2014, and owned by Kate McLeod and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
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