CALYX, A Journal of Art and Literature by Women

Summer 2005, Vol. 22:3

 

 

 

 

  Cover art: Unititled #2 (12"x12", oil pastel)

  by Chamindika Wanduragal

 

 

 

 

 

 

CONTENTS

Volume 22, Number 3

POETRY
                           Barbara Leon   6  Day of the Dead/Ciudad Juárez
Annie Mascorro   13   From Over Here
                                  Kesaya E. Noda   14   My Mother Writes a Letter from the

                                                 Farm, October 21, 2001 

            16   Ofuro
                           18   The Kamisama
      Susan Elbe   20   Drought, 1937
                               Kristen Sandel   65   (Returned) Airmail to the Emirate

                 Peggy Varnado   66   Formula for the Midpoint
               Rebecca Spears   67   Fortune Cookie Journals
                              Terry Godbey  70   My Grandmother Can See Her

                                                                         Husband’s Grave from Her Front Door
            Laura Long   72   Ode to Nurse Lila
                                                73   West Virginia Catholic Girl
                  Hossannah Dela Peña   90   the emptiness of a bed half full

Ronda Broatch   92    Wild Honey 
                                             Jan Ball   93   I Wanted to Dance with My Father
Cheryl Wood Ruggiero   94   laundry sins             
  Susan L. Miller   96   Climbing Alice
             Mary Makofske   98   Out of Hate’s Country
Patrice Vecchione   99   Pregnant           

      

PROSE
Carol Robison   8  Sharks          
               Linda P. Adams   22   The Year I Went Insane
  Margot C. Kadesch   49   Lacunae                
             Louisa Peck  74   Rachmanioff Lives
        Kimberly Jones   102   The End of Summer

ART
Brenda Roper   33   Fecundity      
Carolee S. Clark   34   In Thought       
                35   Suzanne
Chamindika Wanduragala   36   Untitled #1                       
                                       36   Hiding a Larger Breath
                    37  Untitled #3
                                                                  38   Communication Range Beyond the Sun
                  Sarah Graham   40   Dual Bird with Red Shoes
                         41  Coupled Sleep
Debra Ramsey   42  Crossing          
                            42   Transformation
                                       43   Strength of the Thread
                                       44   Woman in the Currents
Donna Dodson   46   Pregnant Owl  
                   47   Red Rabbit
                              48   Caribbean Queen

BOOK REVIEWS
                      Alice Ann Eberman   109   The Girl with Bees in Her Hair by

                                             Eleanor Rand Wilner
                                 Pam Crow   111   Blood Silk by Paulann Petersen
                                         Claire Keyes   112   Poems : New & Selected by Marianne

                       Boruch
         Amontaine Woods   113   My Jim by Nancy Rawles
                     Mary Zelinka   115   Leadville by Gillian Klucas
                                         Cielo Lutino   117   The F-Word: Feminism in Jeopardy by

                                                  Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner

MEMORIAM
                                 120   Ronley Jay Duncan

CONTRIBUTORS’ NOTES

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