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Sarah Gridley
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Sarah Gridley
Sarah Gridley is an associate professor of English at Case Western Reserve University. Her works include Weather Eye Open (University of California Press); Green is the Orator (University of California Press); and Loom (Omnidawn); a new collection, Insofar, will be published by New Issues Press in Spring 2020. A recipient of the 2018 Cecil Hemley Memorial Award from the Poetry Society of America, and a 2009 Creative Workforce Fellowship from Cleveland’s Community Partnership for Arts and Culture, she holds a BA in English from Harvard University, and an MFA in poetry from the University of Montana.

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Vol. 73
Earth Elegies
Fall 2019
Edited by Bradford Morrow

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March 31, 2020
in the pharmacy of the child
one used a hopscotch stone
a jacket zipper one’s tongue
the sharper tongue of a friend
anything to get one’s soft skin back
March 17, 2020
1.

Because he could picture himself curled up on the shelf of the refrigerator between the bread and the light.

2.

Because he stared up at the sprinkler attachment and thought of it as a metal flower.
March 10, 2020
Mears takes your name. As soon as you say it, he speaks it in quick echo, and it is now his and no longer yours. We don’t know what he does with it or what it does for him, but we do know what happens to those he pilfers.