Fearsome, and: Hidden Drive, and: We Don't Have to Share a Fate, and: Elsewhere

Fearsome, and: Hidden Drive, and: We Don't Have to Share a Fate, and: Elsewhere FEARSOME / A smaU hand turns pages under the kerosene. The woman on the back porch is teUing the story that is afraid to go on, and the wind thinks she's got a hundred mouths. The sky is pearly, Uke the east a few minutes before sunrise. A blackmaüer knocks on the door innocent as a vitamin salesman, or a man in love who would do anything despite growing problems of stress. And there is a woman who wants to drive through the boys standing on the streetcorner waiting for something clear and fuU Uke a slow voice to happen, of the simple pastures. Down the road fearsome and lonesome bleach kiUs mildew, the barn is dark and far. Wheel in hand the woman turns, The Missouri Review · 272 calamity sustaining the sweat on her face. And imagining her smoky possessions chUdren reach to steal sips from a glass of lemonade. Anytime anyone teUs you anything, so much Ufe in another Ufe, gets left out. In another life, a horse runs away without shoes, and then it's someone else's daughter who has sold you a sick chicken. Soon the sky wiU be pearly, Uke the east a http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png The Missouri Review University of Missouri

Fearsome, and: Hidden Drive, and: We Don't Have to Share a Fate, and: Elsewhere

The Missouri Review, Volume 15 (1) – Oct 5, 1992

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FEARSOME / A smaU hand turns pages under the kerosene. The woman on the back porch is teUing the story that is afraid to go on, and the wind thinks she's got a hundred mouths. The sky is pearly, Uke the east a few minutes before sunrise. A blackmaüer knocks on the door innocent as a vitamin salesman, or a man in love who would do anything despite growing problems of stress. And there is a woman who wants to drive through the boys standing on the streetcorner waiting for something clear and fuU Uke a slow voice to happen, of the simple pastures. Down the road fearsome and lonesome bleach kiUs mildew, the barn is dark and far. Wheel in hand the woman turns, The Missouri Review · 272 calamity sustaining the sweat on her face. And imagining her smoky possessions chUdren reach to steal sips from a glass of lemonade. Anytime anyone teUs you anything, so much Ufe in another Ufe, gets left out. In another life, a horse runs away without shoes, and then it's someone else's daughter who has sold you a sick chicken. Soon the sky wiU be pearly, Uke the east a

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