10. Summer 2011: Make Believe


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LPR Cover Summer 2011

Cover art: Lillian Bayley Hoover’s “Suleymaniye”


Erin Christian, “God Bless You With Rainbows”

Caryn Coyle, “Ballerina”

Vonnie Winslow Crist, “Fairies, Magic & Monsters”

Jenny Keith, “Smell”

Laurie Kovens, “The Wedding Dance”

Ann A. Philips, “Homebodies”

Bruce Sager, “Work under Consideration: The Eighth Annual Wright Brothers Martini Award”

Peter Schmader, “Spinks in Mink”


Jose Alcantara, “Ripe Fruit”

Ann Bracken, “Adultery”

Shirley J. Brewer, “On the Good Ship Lollipop”

Derrick Weston Brown, “Touched”

Kathleen Corcoran, “Peek-a-Boo Bang”

Barbara Westwood Diehl, “What the Bee Sees, and Doesn’t See”

Matthew Dulany, “Second Avenue”

David Evans, “Bus Poem #13”

John Grey, “The Town of Where I Am”

Clarinda Harriss, “Postcards from the Beach,” “White Noise”

Tara Hart, “The Forest, for the Trees”

Susan Thornton Hobby, “Girl Queen of the Animals”

Danuta E. Kosk-Kosicka, “The Movie in My Head”

Stanley Plumly, “Now That My Father Lies Down Beside Me,” “Infidelity,” “Naps,” “Keatsian,” “Still Missing the Jays”

Bruce Sager, “The Eighth Annual Wright Brothers Martini Award”

Karen Sagstetter, “I Tripped”

Patricia Jakovich VanAmburg, “Combien”


Stanley Plumly


Lillian Bayley Hoover

Richard K. Kent