The Wind on My Grandmother’s Grave

 
 
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Dedication

TO THE MEMORY and spirit of my grandmothers,
Malinda Flatgard and Alice Burton

Contents

  • 1993 Preface
  • 2017 Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Acknowledgment of Patrons

 

  • A Book Called the Soul  
  • The Wind on My Grandmother’s Grave  
  • A Father’s Advice  1
  • Detail of Father and Son  3
  • Inga  5
  • A Poem for my Mother  7
  • Pole Star  9
  • Faint of Heart  3
  • Eighteen is Enough  5
  • Slowly, the Shine  7
  • When Grandma Lived Just Three Houses Away  9
  • Art  1
  • Daily Honey  3
  • Nobody’s Fool  5
  • Where I’m Coming From  7
  • My Cousin’s Hands  9
  • A Funny Thing, Courage  1
  • Joseph Syndrome  3
  • Carolyn Arrives  5
  • Hey, That Ain’t Jim  7
  • It’s a Living  9
  • Alone on the Deck  1
  • Tasting The World  3
  • Alone on the Dock  5
  • “Raining.”  7
  • “calm…”  9
  • “Watching the river flow…”  1
  • Ragged Disciples  3
  • A Way Will Be Found  5
  • The Smell of Fresh Memories  1
  • Conquistadors  3
  • While We Speed Through Monument Valley  5
  • Friend in the Night  7
  • Somehow  9