Fall/Winter 2016



Lynne Thompson

MY LIFE ACCORDING TO OCTAVIO PAZ

 You are a question and I am another.

     The windows are stamps.

     The box unfolds its wings and begins to fly.

     Time plays chess with its shadow,
     the hour is lit.


Lynne Thompson is the author of two full-length poetry collections, Beg No Pardon, winner of the Perugia Press Prize and the Great Lakes Colleges Associationís New Writers Award, and Start With A Small Guitar (What Books Press). In 2015, she was awarded an Individual Artist Fellowship from the City of Los Angeles where she resides.

 


 

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