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Mark Rudman

Nonfiction

Winter 1998

The Milosz File

By Mark Rudman

So, I don’t know, maybe it’s childish, a childish attitude. I’ve done extensive reading in philosophy and so on. But the poetry comes only from pain, only from personal experience. […]

Poetry

Summer/Fall 1997

Joan and Jean

By Mark Rudman

1 after Lepage’s Joan of Arc (In the year in which it was painted, 1879, Lorraine was lost to Germany. Lepage transposed the Joan who sided with the Dauphin against […]

Poetry

Summer 1992

More Fire

By Mark Rudman

I hate to see people being given a hard time. I must live in the wrong city, for while I wait to pay at the pharmacy I watch a young, […]

Poetry

Summer 1992

Robe

By Mark Rudman

It was the thought of a flu shot brought it on. And now I ransack the drugstore counter with other hunched shoulder blades—for remedies: Robitussin for cough—(expectorant); for cough and […]