Alaska

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Writing Program University of Alaska, Anchorage Alaska
Writing Program University of Alaska at Fairbanks Alaska
Conference Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival Alaska
Conference Kachemak Bay Writers' Conference Alaska
Conference Midnight Sun Visiting Writers Series Alaska
Literary Magazine Alaska Quarterly Review Alaska
Poetry-Friendly Bookstore Title Wave Books Alaska
Poetry-Friendly Bookstore Gulliver’s Books Alaska
Poetry-Friendly Bookstore Hearthside Books & Toys Alaska
Literary Organization Alaska State Council on the Arts Alaska

poems

poem
Slowly, without sun, the day sinks
toward the close of December.
It is minus sixty degrees.

Over the sleeping houses a dense
fog rises—smoke from banked fires,
and the snowy breath of an abyss
through which the cold town
is perceptibly falling.

As if Death were a voice made visible, 
with the power of