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Poetry Bridget Lowe

There will be simulated lightning
and a monologue of great sway,
a final admission of heartbreak.
There will be no stage. Denied that
too. I’ll hold a cardboard shield
covered in foil, thrust my elbow
outward with intent. It will be
a school night. There will be bleachers,
a modest audience, a  [...]

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Issue 25



Winter 2017


Bridget Lowe is the author of the poetry collection At the Autopsy of Vaslav Nijinsky (Carnegie Mellon).


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