RHINO Poetry 2003

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Editors’ Note
Editors’ Prizes

Robyn Art – Note Found in the Pocket of My Old Hydro-Vac Suit
Mark Bennion – Alive Serious
Jan Bottiglieri – Tonight, Everyone is in Love – poem (PDF)
Marty Campbell – At Mom’s Side Under Uncle Charles’ Amaryllis
Christopher Chambers – The Voice Imitator by Thomas Bernhard
Patricia Clark – Tongue Point
Paul Crenshaw – Tall – short-short (PDF)
Mary Cross – The Information Age
Deborah Cummins – Another Life
Mark Cunningham – Short-term Memory
Yasmin Dalisay – Persephone Begins
Heather Davis – How To Continue
Matthew Dickman – Drummer Boy vs. Thunder Clap
James Doyle – Poem Wrapped in Grease Skin
Neal Dwyer – Pike Bay
Danna Ephland – After Surgery
Gary Fincke  – The Dog Who Listens to Jack Kerouac
Geoffrey Forsyth – Hunchbacksshort-short (PDF)
Joe Franchere – out of pocket, about a thousand miles worth and trouble bound billy
Diane Furtney – Logic at Seventeen
Do Gentry – The Diary of Thomas
Greg Grummer – It’s All Right To Kill An Evening or Two
Michael Guista – What I’m Not Writing About
Jane Hammons – How Bittie Betina Learned to Fly
Michael Hettich – Only Child
Wayne Hogan – Artist’s Statement
Aileen Jones – Our Daughter
Sandra Kohler – Tea
Kathryn Kruger – Dante’s South Beach Holiday
Melissa Kwasny – Moss
Anna Leahy – Recidivism
J.T. Ledbetter – What to Forget, What to Remember
John Mann – Caritas Defined, Mr. Mann Readies His Clothes and Mr. Mann Goes for Shiatsu, Has a Whopper Instead
Jack Martin – The Cost of Renting and Paris doesn’t exist.
Patricia McMillen – Fanagalo/Pentecost
Chelle Miko – Questioning Galileo: A Contemporary Inquisition
Roger Mitchell – On Joyce L. Stillman’s Painting, “Boxed Ornaments (Epilogue 3)”
Howard Nelson – Hound in Pond
Michelle Niemann – One Incarnation of the Old Wish and Paradelle: The Highway
Allan Peterson – That Much Stuck
Marc Pietrzykowski – And That, My Friends, is the Afterlife.
Cecilia Pinto – How to Construct a Hammer
Mike Puican – 30 Seconds
John Repp – Wormspoem (PDF)
Geri Rosenzwieg – God Is Not Talking
Anele Rubin – Even Though
cin salach – ripe
C. Gibo Sasaki – Another
Terry Savoie – Dies Irae
Kate Schapira – Corn maze
Steven Schroeder – Krispy Kreme
E. Schwerer – The Stars Wheel Above in the Invisible
Martin Scott – Creole Delicacies
J. Shimon & Jeff Lindemann – Wisconsin Trip
Barry Silesky – After the Body Mutinies
Roger Smith – Together By The Cats
JeFF Stumpo – A certain beauty
Mark Taksa – The Big Shaking
Maria Terrone – The Robust Young Man Discusses His Burial
Madeline Tiger – Listening to the Venerable Poet
David Trinidad – from Ice Follies of 2002
Brian Turner – Photographing the Lovers
Alexandra van de Kamp – Hunters in a Landscape
Connie Wasem – Trees, Paper, Time, Hands
Julie Herrick White –  The Pros and Cons of Lickety Split
Joseph P. Wood  – Down at the Farm; September 12th

Tu Fu – from Journey to the North

translated by Taylor Stoehr

Georges Godeau – On the Whole

translated by Kathleen McGookey

Dalia Kaveh The Man’s Death and The Twentieth of April, 1948

translated by Linda Zisquit