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Event Calendar
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exhibitions
November 28 - Jan 31

Vanessa German: Defiant Show of Unity

performances
December 20

Formations Series for New & Improvised Music

readings & workshops
December 22

Community Reading: Midwinter Day

readings & workshops
January 6

Workshop: Verbs as Images/Images as Verbs

special events
January 26 -27

25th Annual Poetry Marathon & Benefit

Elizabeth Arnold

Elizabeth Arnold grew up in northeast Florida and attended Oberlin College, the University of Chicago, and the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College. She is the author of two books of poems, Civilization (Flood Editions, 2006) and The Reef (University of Chicago, 1999). She now teaches at the University of Maryland and Warren Wilson College. She lives outside Washington, D.C.

Selected Poems

Soul


Elizabeth Arnold

 

I dreamed I stood in the dark
so that the living ones occurred apart

as if though there and watching,
face fierce as my father's, I weren't



Copyright ? 2006 by Elizabeth Arnold. 
Reproduced by permissions of Flood Editions.