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Scandinavian Skies

Poetry G.C. Waldrep

One country starts out as a bank

and ends up as a solarium.

Another is a by-product of somebody else’s

experiments on bees.

Either way, bombs get manufactured


and one day someone wakes up

to find he’s hip-deep

in false advertising, direct mail


piling up against the house


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Issue 12



Winter 2011


G.C. Waldrep is the author, in collaboration with John Gallagher, of Your Father on the Train of Ghosts, forthcoming from BOA Editions in April. He teaches at Bucknell University. ​


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