CALYX, A Journal of Art and Literature by Women

Winter 2004, Vol. 21:3

 

 

 

 

   Cover art: Temptation of Eve (oil on wood, 

   41”x48”) by Mary Josephson

 

 

 

 

 

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CONTENTS

Volume 21,  Number 3

LOIS CRANSTON MEMORIAL POETRY PRIZE WINNER

Alison Townsend 6 If I Called You River

POETRY

                               Maria Ercilla 9 Vigil by the Light of the Full Moon

              10 Aunt Rose

Robin S. Chapman 26    Discovery Channel

                             Judith Sornberger 27 What I Heard This Morning Filling the

                   Birdfeeder

                                                               28 The Mother of Grown Twins at the Gallery

Sandy Longhorn 30 Light                       

                                  31 Psalm for the Color Red

         Jeanne Emmons 32 Your Underwear Showing

Gretchen Sousa 68 Right Side Up        

Helen J. McNaughton     70 A Poem in Nine Parts          

Jesse Lee Kercheval 72 Four Months                  

    Maralee Gerke   81 Womb of Womanhood

 Virginia Schnurr 82 Rags of the Moon   

     Lori Mann 84 Late Florescence

  Susheela Jayapal 86 Eagles/Bangalore      

                          Pamela Uschuk 88 In Memory of the Acteal Massacre

                                 (December 22, 1997)

 Rachelle Rogers 89 Reflection               

                        Alice Derry 90 We Were Both About Twenty

                                            Liz Robbins 92 To My Friend, Who Won’t Send Her Poems

                                                                    to a Women’s Magazine out of Respect for

                   Her Husband

PROSE

Sarah Roberts    12 The Cougar Ladies

Cedelas Hall 49 Potato Eyes     

Helen Alene Pollack 60 The Adeline Shop        

Frances Pettey Davis 73 Rest Stop                      

          Mary Zelinka 94 Forfeiting Motherhood

ART

            Janet Lauroesch 33 Wake Up, Little Schoolgirl I

                                        Liz Walker 34 Wash on Monday and Iron on Tuesday

                                                       35 Mend on Wednesday and Market on

               Thursday

                                                        36 Clean on Friday and Bake on Saturday

                    37 Rest on Sunday

             Sandy Roumagoux 38     Purification of the Innocent

    Toni Truesdale 39 Ode to the Makonde

Gwen Davidson 40 Ghost                   

           41   Limmer

           Lli Wilburn 42 99E at N.E. Hancock

                                      43 Vancouver Avenue Bridge

Janet McKenzie 44 Magna Mater      

      45 Hope

   Mary Josephson 46 Waiting out the Rain

              47 Headdress

   Holly Calica 48 Grandma & Ryan

NORTHWEST BOOK REVIEWS

                         Deborah Woodard 109 Seasons of Mangoes and Brainfire by

                           Carolyne Wright

                              Patricia Bollin 111 The Wild Awake by Paulann Petersen

BOOK REVIEWS

        Diane Lockward 112 Silk Elegy by Sondra Gash

   Adrianne Kalfopoulou 114 Mules of Love by Ellen Bass

                                      Claire Keyes 115 Little River: New and Selected Poems by

                              Linda McCarriston

                           Elizabeth Costello 116 Curled in the Bed of Love by Catherine

          Brady

                          Angela M. Salas 118 The Secret of Hurricanes by Theresa

                Williams

CONTRIBUTORS’ NOTES

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