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Evening Street Review No. 8

EVENING STREET REVIEW
PUBLISHED TWICE A YEAR BY EVENING STREET PRESS

NUMBER 8, SPRING 2013

 

                                                     CONTENTS

BY THE EDITOR  Occasional Notes: A Revaluation of All Values–Russell, Stanton, “Dawn”

 

                                                      POETRY I

ELIZABETH BECK  Six poems from insignificant white girl

 

JAMES SCRUTON  Eclipse

  Just Keep Talking

  The Eye Appointment

  Dry County

 

MICHAEL CASEY  Rained Out Block Party Two

 

MARY MCCARTHY  ECT the Curing

 

EMILIO IASIELLO  Postcard from L.A.

 

CINTHIA RITCHIE  How We Saw Her

  How She Died

  Eating with John in Ruidoso

 

ROY BENTLEY   God Shows Up in Iowa

 

NONFICTION 

 

WILLIAM SIAVELIS  Into Africa

  

LEE FIRESTONE DUNNE   Life in the Poorhouse

 

MARY CARPENTER  Wolves and Pessimists

 

JOE NOVARA   Whole Hearted Prayer


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POETRY II

 

JAMES DICKSON   In Peace

 

PAUL HOSTOVSKY   My Mother’s Whitman

  Hardware Store

 

CHRISTINE DESIMONE  You’re a Big Girl Now

  High Water

  Porn Town

 

SALLY ZAKARIYA   Dinner Party

  Truth Telling

 

JENNIFER LAGIER  First Love

 

PAULA YUP  At Fifty-five

  Overdosing

  Riwut Corner

 

MARJORIE POWER  New Bike

  Towards Rhythm

 

LYN LIFSHIN   Early Friday I Wondered . . .

  My Mother Listens to Classical Music

  My Mother’s Third Call . . .

  That Damn Bolero

 

FICTION

 

VALERIE CUMMING  Girls in White Dresses

 

DENNIS VANNATTA  Hero of Our Time

 

ROBERT EARLE  Cul de Sac

 

MARY ELIZABETH POPE Moulting

 

DIMITRI KERIOTIS  Waiting

 

BY THE EDITOR     Neglected Help: Needing Freedom: Plath, Jeffers

 

CONTRIBUTORS

Evening Street Review No. 7

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                            NUMBER 7, AUTUMN 2012

                                           CONTENTS

BY THE EDITOR Occasional Notes: Toward Freedom

                                NONFICTION

DIANE MIERZWIK Barefoot, Pregnant and in the Big House: Women in Prison

PAUL DALMAS Budapest Rainbow

SUSAN HODARA When It Was Time

JEAN COLGAN GOULD The Interview

PATTY SOMLO If She Were Here Now

MARY ZELINKA There Must be a Million Stars

                              POETRY


CYNTHIA M. SHEWARD Dusting
   Knowing the Light

KENNETH POBO A Gay Doll House
   Had I Followed the Test Results
   Me Starring in The Flying Nun
   But
   Sometimes Loneliness Can't be Cured
   Not Quite a Sixties Love Song
   While the Roofer

DENNIS SALEH Little Blight


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SHIRLEY J. BREWER Wild Bill's Wife

JAMES CONNOLLY Shaving

 
PATSY ANNE BICKERSTAFF Poems from Bumper Stickers
   I KNOW I RUN LIKE A GIRL:
   TRY TO KEEP UP

   WELCOME TO AMERICA
   NOW SPEAK ENGLISH

MICHAEL SALCMAN The Copper Penny

JOSHUA EMANUEL Postmarks

CATHERINE NORR Shop Talk

PAULA YUP In Maui I Figure it Out

RUTH D. HANDEL Tugboat Warriors
   Tugboat Warriors
   What She Stood For
   Newborn
   Silence Like Amber
   War
   Letters 1924 - 1931
   Brooklyn Navy Yard

SHERYL L. NELMS Paregoric: Tincture of Opium

KATE HUTCHINSON O'Hare 1, 1975
   O'Hare 2, 1975

                FICTION
 
CHARLES RAFFERTY Souderville

BETSY TAYLOR Retirement Community

SCOTT DAVID I Am Bill Buckner

DONALD DEWEY Still Life

BY THE EDITOR Neglected Help: Watch 1807, Keaton 1924

CONTRIBUTORS

Evening Street Review No. 6

EVENING STREET REVIEW
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NUMBER 6, SPRING 2012

CONTENTS


BY THE EDITOR Occasional Notes: Where We Are

 

NONFICTION

 

JULIAN MARKELS Coming of Age as an AmericanSoldier:

             Buchenwald Concentration Camp, 1945

 

KATE MCCAHILL Siren

 

AMY COLLINI Down River

 

LARRY CRIST Imagine & Forget

 

LAURELYN WHITT Penance

 

JENNY KRUEGER The Housewife: A Job Description

 

POETRY

 

LIANNE SPIDEL Grace, Who Never Told  

             To My Ex-Husband, Thanks For Your Gift of a

                          Hot Tub Membership

 

AVERY COLT Dystrophy in a Time of War  

 

KAYE BACHE-SNYDER Back Tracking  

 

NANCY DOBSON Cow’s Diamond

 

GALE ACUFF Glutton

 

MIRIAM SAGAN Opera


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PETER WELTNER Coming of Age in Manhattan

             The Cloisters

             Kismet on Broadway  

             James Dean Walking in the

                          Rain, Times Square  

             After West Side Story  

             Dali’s Cruci xion, Metropolitan Museum of Art  

 

FRANCINE WITTE Atlantic City Boardwalk, 1949

 

GARY METRAS #4729 Silver Diadem with Dentilated

             Border

 

ROSEMARY VOLZ Desperate Housewives 60’s

             St. Uncumber  

 

SCOTT RUESCHER At Mass. Ave. and Tremont Street in 1976  

 

JOHN GREY This Age of Options  

 

SHELLEY SAVREN Ohio State After 37 Years  

             Rock ‘N’ Roll Hall of Fame  

 

SARAH BROWN WEITZMAN The Magdalene Laundries  

             Carnival. 1949

 

Jacob Brown My Passing Train

 

STANLEY NELSON JC Ode  

 

FICTION

 

ROY HAYMOND The Smoker

 

STROHN WOODARD Father among the Dogs  

 

SHARON MAULDIN REYNOLDS The Wishing Part  

 

EDMUND DESANTIS Johnny My Love  

 

LESLIE RAPPARLIE I’ll Meet You at the Rodeo  

 

 

BY THE EDITOR Neglected Help: Another Revaluation of

             All Values  

 

CONTRIBUTORS

Evening Street Review No. 5

 

EVENING STREET REVIEW

PUBLISHED Twice a Year BY EVENING STREET PRESS

NUMBER 5, Autumn 2011

CONTENTS

By the Editor   Occasional Notes: Memorial        

NONFICTION

Tom Weller     Of Elephant Fireballs, Strong

                             Medicine, and the Possibility of

                             Impossible Things                

Margaret Garcia   Brandy and Me      

Pamela Laskin      Elixirs        

Amanda Adams   As Old as My Mother            

Howard Wolf      An Awkward Age (1950's): Atom

                                and Eve    

Anne Moore        Iowa Children         

POETRY

Ronald Moran      End Zone   

Meridith Devney  Newlyweds            

                              Porcelain Doll         

Larry Ace Boggess  The Poker Players

Kristin Laurel          Love Sick

Helen Tzagoloff    A Woman Bathing by Rembrandt      

                               Dining Out

                               Algiers, 1938         

Changming Yuan         Partner Perspective            

Dianne Silvestri           Motorists        

Helen Carson             Legacy   

Brent Christianson Man Expectant

Jess Provencio       pink triangle

                               ruega por me

Trina Gaynon         L'khah Dodi

                               Sweet Contamination


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Susan Waters Coldest Night

                        The First Wife

Brian Fanelli How I Remember Her

Judith Sornberger By the Time I Got to California

Cynthia Belmont Baby-sitting the Neurosurgeon's

                                               Girls

                              The Mystifying Oracle 

James Haines       Love in the Way Things Work                      

Sheryl Nelms        Like Lace Curtains 

                              Her Suicide Attempt

                              His Suicide Attempt             

John Stanizzi       Heroine       

Gary Hanna         Alzheimer's Beginning            

A. D. Winans       Saturday Night Special            

                            Woman on the Balcony            

Sharon Deevey    Father         

Michael Cleary    Prayer         

Andrea Bates       Dorothea Lange's White Angel

                                 Breadline (1933) 

                            No One Gets Out of Jail Free    

                            Love's First Experiment            

                                     The Missing 

James Connolly   Middleweight         

FICTION

Anne Hosansky           Coffee

Timothy Boudreau      Dying 

Lawrence F. Farrar       "Tyranny of the Skirt

Karen Regen-Tuero     Whatever the Risk            

Geoffrey Clark            Hunters          

Joe Benevento Dry      Flies For Joselito            

Maura Stanton            Richard Cory  

Craig Rondione           "Six Seconds"

By the Editor   Neglected Help: "what has occurred, what has failed to occur?"         

Contributors                            



Evening Street Review No. 4

 

EVENING STREET REVIEW

PUBLISHED Twice a Year BY EVENING STREET PRESS

NUMBER 4, Spring 2011

CONTENTS

By the Editor             Occasional Notes: Minority Rule        

                                   The Reality of American Democracy

FICTION

 

Pierrino Mascarino      That Storm Blew the First Mate's
                                      Pants Off                           
                               The Drunken Flamingo                     
Robert Flanagan        Original Sin     

Florence Reiss Kraut   A Hard Place for Soft Women         
Peter Basson             Ruin                                                       

Sheila Thorne            Waking       

Edward Belfar             The Doctor's Wife                             
Kathie Giorgio            There But for Grace                          

POETRY

 

Michael Salcman        "1942, A Calendar"
                                "1944"     

Carol Baldwin              Evil 

Barry Spacks              Portrait, with Riffs From Post-
                                     Einsteinian Physics

Vincent J. Tomeo        Strange Things Are Happening         

Diane Kendig             Taking the Cure                                  



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Sauci Churchill         Grooves Along the Wall

Jerry Roscoe           Cut-offs

George Staley         Any Friday 
                             Photo at 19

Larry Crist              Chickens 
                             Sheep

F. M. Nicholson       Letter from the Battlefield

Paul Hostovsky       Multi-Purpose Room

Robert Lunday          Perseids

Santiago del Dardano Turann The Electronic Imperial Ottoman Empire

Dennis Trudell          Snowpants

Daniel J. Langton      XXXIX

Tom Jonas                Relative

Eileen Russell           Channeling the Patriarch

Molly Power              Sea Turtle Hunting

Elayne Clift               Dust Balls under the Bed

Steven Riel               Phyllis Fromme


 

NONFICTION


Randall Horton        The Silent Dialogue                            

Julie Garrison          The Liberated Woman                       

Byron Edgington      What They Don't Tell You About
                                 Returning to College at 62    

Milan Bhandari         Search Party                                 


By the Editor          Neglected Help: Fresh Air         

Contributors              

Evening Street Review No. 3

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NUMBER 3, AUTUMN 2010

CONTENTS

By the Editor             Occasional Notes: Emily Answers the Question 


POETRY

Francis O’Hare           Somewhere Else  
                                    My Granny’s Stories
                                    Early Adventures in Space-Travel                      
                                    Lost in Disneyworld                             

                                    Narnia         

                                    Oz  
     

Linda Back BcKay      Memorial Day       

Marge Piercy              The Head Cold    


Richard L. Luftig       The Palm Reader is Packing It In      

     
Karen R. Porter         Headline         

Alex Kinsel                Stranded in Juarez     


Sheila Nickerson       The King Royal Bros. Circus Travels from     

                                        Texas to Alaska

                                   “Letters to God End up in Ocean, Unread” 


Amanda Stiebel          Steelworker  

                                    Fe Male                


Neil Carpathios          Siste Viator   

Sheryl L. Nelms          “I’ve Got Alzheimer’s!”             

Carol Kanter               Reluctant to Bear Witness     


Yvette A. Schnoeker-Shorb     Reflections on the Orange Poet-Philosopher

Susana H. Case           Transformational Grammar   

Mark Ben Friedlander   She and He

Cynthia Rausch Allar
   Letter in Light of Recent Tragedies     

                                    As Always


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Nicole Johns            Why We Make Love with the Lights On 

                                Poetry at 4AM     
                                From a Series About Infamous Americans:

                                        Inmate #805: Aileen Carol Wuornos      

                                        George Wallace: Dixiecrat 

                                        Tammy Faye     
 

Holly Day                  Rebirth        
 

Jean Esteve                Restless Leg     

Tracy Royce               Pink Ribbon         

Ronald Moran           The Wait              

                                  Jimmy Sikes   


Bradley R. Strahan   Kingsdale St. Pictures (Boston in the 1940s)

                                Shards         

Lilace Mellin Guignard    From The Lost Letters of Eve     

                                         

Marian Brown St. Onge     Medusa         
                                         The Limits of Steadfastness    

Heather Bartlett     Tonight I Am the Boy   

                               Lexapro, 10MG     

Philip Dacey           The Shoes, December 2008   

                               Diagramming Sentences  

NONFICTION


Susan Hodara           I Love You Still   
     

Brenda L. Marder     Rosie of New Bedford  


FICTION

Vanessa Jackson       The Hunting Ban      


William Siavelis        Out of Mind   


Elizabeth B. Morris  It’s a Long Time Pull     

John Vurro               The Storm       

By the Editor            Neglected Help: Erich Fromm, Escape from Freedom, the Psychology of Religious Violence 

                                                                                     

Contributors     

Announcing a new feature: Letters to the Editor 

Evening Street Review No 2

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NUMBER 2, SPRING 2010

CONTENTS

By the Editor             Occasional Notes: “The Purse Seine”
             
  

POETRY 

Paula Anne Yup          Childhood 

Natalia Barb               Mamma  

Myles Gordon            Helen Kay Chapbook Prize: Recite Every 
                                           Day
 

Peter Mladinic          Privilege

                                                                                                         

Lianne Spidel             The Common Stones He Saved

                                                                                                         

Lucia P. May                Suffering is Suffering

                                       Racist in Training, 1967

                                                                                                        

Martin Elwell            My Sister’s Poems

                                        Amnesia

                                        Buttered Popcorn

                                        My Aluminum Baseball Bat

                                        House Arrest

                                        Snipes

                                        My Sister’s Face

                                   


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Michael Salcman        If a Young Man Should Die Alone

                                                                                                         

Jane Sadek                  Covered Ladies

                                                                                                         

Stephanie Silvia        Old women knitting woolen scarves

                                      Wanting so to crash the sky

                                      b’klyn

                                   

Matthew Cariello    Stone Man Speaks
                                      Stone Man Watches Fire

                                      Stone Man Sleeps

                                      Stone Man Wants a Mate

                                      Stone Man Watches Snow

                                      Stone Man Sees the Moon

                                      Stone Man Listens

NONFICTION

Mary Zelinka             Riding a Hurricane


FICTION


Adam Sturtevant
       In Your Dreams 


Diane Lefer               
California Asparagus    

R.E. Hayes                  
Be White With Me        


By the Editor
          Neglected Help: John Cowper Powys

Contributors     

EVENING STREET REVIEW No 1, Summer 2009

EVENING STREET REVIEW

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NUMBER 1, SUMMER 2009

CONTENTS



By the Editor
    Occasional Notes

POETRY

Arlene Zide               The Women in that Country

                                    Variations on a Discordant Theme

                                   The Sons of God

                                   I Am Becoming My Evil Grandmother

Marge Piercy            Marriage at the End

                                   Finally it Rains

                                   Alien Weather

                                   When You’re Really Late

David Chorlton        The Desert’s Memory

Devon Sova             One Last Kiss

Katherine Edgren  The Charles Bridge, Prague, Christmas,

                                                    2006

Jerry Roscoe           At the Office Christmas Party

Lorie Allred              Walking Alone

Maureen Flannery  Finding Relief from the Heat

Roy Bentley             Factory Work

Scott Gallaway        A Dream Moves through the Winter in

                                                    Portage, Ohio

Steve Abbott            Reptile Heart

Trisha Nelson        Hawaiian Wind

        Hawaiian Wind

                                  New York City Blessing

Allison Kolodinsky Memento Mori

                                  Voluntary Surrender

Paul Hostovsky      History with a Smile

                                  The Girl on the Plane

                                  German

Charles Lynch        Wrong Color, Right Size

Frank Johnson       Abracadabra

Joyce Koff                Passageways

                                  Much to Do about Nothing

Frederick Zydek     Visiting Cousin Margaret

Ellen Kirvin Dudis The Woods Behind the Marsh

Kathleen Burgess Revisiting Old News of Cannibals

                                  Jaguars


NONFICTION

Harry Johnson      To the Colors


FICTION

Yu Han Chao         My Strange Grandpa

Bayard                     Acting Stupid Has Its Pluses

Joe Benevento       Alma Moves to Mamaroneck

Joshua Cross        The Clock Tower 

By the Editor           Neglected Help  

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