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Stephen Dobyns

Fall 2008

Nickel

By Stephen Dobyns

This morning I awoke to find the furnace had shut down in the night. Outside it was fifteen degrees and the wind had blown every cloud from the sky. Inside […]

Fall 2008

Mourning Doves

By Stephen Dobyns

The mourning doves are back earlier this year with their call of patient lamentation, flying up from the Carolinas after scarcely three months away. My mother always disliked them, although […]