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Armand Schwerner
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Biography
Armand Schwerner (1927–1999) was the author of The Tablets (The National Poetry Foundation). A musician most of his life, he was a member of Son of Lion Gamelan for a year; he often complemented his poetry readings with performances on various instruments.

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Vol. 73
Earth Elegies
Fall 2019
Edited by Bradford Morrow

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November 19, 2019
We scuttle to a stop at the lake edge,
at the fat plop of a frog’s retreat

we always barely fail to see. Here
we’re ankled in spawn grown bolder:

earth crumbling aside instead of down,
A Selected Text from Conjunctions:73, Earth Elegies
November 15, 2019
I was excited to help. The response here, officially, was bad. A lot of us knew we needed to react to that somehow. We wanted the victims to know that not everybody here felt like he did. But also, yeah, that’s the word for it, excited.
A Selected Text from Conjunctions:73, Earth Elegies
November 8, 2019
Shira thought she would buy furniture for the bedroom first. Kevin made attempts at saving his garden. Doreen pushed the dough down with the heel of her hand. Gabriel tried a new yoga pose. Cynthia and Steve went for a drive. Toby said, The weather is just great. Marybeth wore the same dress two days in a row.
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