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I Smell the Blood of Low-Definition Attorneys

Poems by Camille T. Dungy, Eduardo C. Corral, Linda Kunhardt, Alice Lyons, and Stephen Yenser from December's Q&A issue.

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01/03/2012 Listen Dumb Pig Fate Michael Ryan
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12/01/2011 Listen I Smell the Blood of Low-Definition Attorneys Camille T. Dungy
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11/01/2011 Listen All This Havoc Dean Young
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10/03/2011 Listen They Do Darkness Where There Was Light Melanie Braverman
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09/01/2011 Listen The Fish is Also Cooked Sharon Olds
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07/01/2011 Listen "You are what's fallen" David Ferry
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06/01/2011 Listen Fruit Don’t Fall Far Bertolt Brecht
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05/02/2011 Listen Charms that Forestall Harm Kay Ryan
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Fanny Howe
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04/01/2011 Listen Stitched to a Wish John Ashbery
Arthur Rimbaud
Laura Kasischke
Atsuro Riley
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03/01/2011 Listen Expert in Earth, Eager in Flesh Carolyn Forché
Paul Hoover
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02/01/2011 Listen Poetry Cannot be Skimmed Carolyn Forché
Thomas P. Lynch
Alicia Ostriker
Jessica Jopp
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01/01/2011 Listen Why Can’t Lust be Love? Jennifer Chang
Mark Strand
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12/01/2010 Listen The Possibility of an Answer Linda Gregerson
Tom Pickard
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11/01/2010 Listen May We Blossom Every Fifty Years Karen An-hwei Lee
Brooklyn Copeland
Giacomo Leopardi
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10/01/2010 Listen Loneliness Rhymes and Slippery Slopes Jane Mead
Bob Hicok
Rachel Wetzsteon
Eleanor Ross Taylor
Ange Mlinko
09/01/2010 Listen Nothing Plus the Idea of Chocolate David Shapiro
Jacob Saenz
Maria Hummel
Matthew Zapruder
Tony Hoagland
07/01/2010 Listen Meat Wants Sweet Robert Pinsky
Robert P. Baird
Wilmer Mills
Connie Voisine
Sandra Simonds
Iain McGilchrist
06/01/2010 Listen Iamb What Iamb Ron Silliman
Averill Curdy
Paul Hoover
Allen Edwin Butt
Clare Cavanagh
Anna Kamienska
05/01/2010 Listen The Farmer’s in the Dell Eleanor Ross Taylor
Linda Kunhardt
Andrew Hudgins
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04/01/2010 Listen Don’t Hold Out for Love Randall Mann
Cathy Park Hong
H. L. Hix
03/01/2010 Listen No Me, No You, No Opinions Dorothea Grossman
Gisela Kraft
Carlo Betocchi
Dan Gerber
Adam Kirsch
02/01/2010 Listen Why Live Without Writing? Durs Grünbein
Michael Hofmann
Robert Hass
Sam Willetts
Martha Zweig
01/01/2010 Listen Are Poets Lazy Bastards? Carmine Starnino
Mary De Rachewiltz
Andrea Cohen
Timothy Murphy
12/01/2009 Listen Poems Can Stop Bulldozers Valzhyna Mort
Jill Alexander Essbaum
John Kinsella
11/01/2009 Listen Poetry Takes a Walk James Schuyler
Gottfried Benn
Peter Cole
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