Blackbird an online journal of literature and the arts Fall 2007  Vol. 6 no. 2
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Chris Abani
   There are No Names for Red

Victoria Chang
   After Hanging Mao Posters
   Postmortem Examination on the
      Body of Clifford Baxter

Michael Chitwood
   Amen to the Ax

Keith Ekiss
   Pima Road Notebook (I)
   Pima Road Notebook (II)

Gibson Fay-LeBlanc
   Ventriloguist on an Off Day
   Ventriloguist on the Moor

Beth Ann Fennelly  audio icon
   Say You Waved: A Dream Song Cycle  

Raza Ali Hasan
   From 67 mogul miniatures

James Hoch
   Problem with Windows
   Morning After the Prom

Cyan James
   the honky tonk blues bar

Julia Johnson

Larry Levis  audio icon
   Winter Stars  





Khaled Mattawa  audio icon
   The Old House With Thee

Timothy O’Keefe
   Elegy in Late Spring  

Catherine Pierce
   In Which I Imagine Myself Into a Film Noir
   In Which I Imagine Myself Into a Slasher Flick
   In Which I Imagine Myself Into a Western

Jon Pineda
   First Snowfall

John Poch
   John's Christ

Austin Segrest
   The Present

Louie Skipper

Ron Smith
   Advice to My Grandson

Robert Thomas
   Vanishing Point

Joshua Weiner
  Vita Nuova
  Weegee: Coney Island Beach after Midnight

Lesley Wheeler
   From the Calderstones

Charles Wright
   Six poems from Sestets