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The Future of Water: Cover Page

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Credits

Editor’s Note

SECTION ONE: PRAISE

Martin Willitts, Jr.
Ile Aux Fleurs

Mark Goad
At the Marsh Today

Leslie Lee
Wake

Ann E. Michael
About Reverence

Shirani Rajapakse
Hope

Lorraine Caputo
PSALM TO PURACÉ

Kanchan Chatterjee
Gaya

Don Kingfisher Campbell
After a Wet Night

Elaine Sexton
Knowing

Joe Wilkins
The Fragments of the World Seek Each Other

Jeff Oaks
After Wang An-Shih

SECTION TWO: WORK

Susan Terris
Twelve Dreams of the Lake

Rachel Dacus
On the Docks, Cliffs, and Tidepools

Karla Linn Merrifield
Running Away Together

Alan S. Kleiman
Once in Awhile

Erin Lynn Bodin
Go to the Water First

Catherine Young
Water Song

J.D. Schraffenberger
Ice Harvest

SECTION THREE: TROUBLE

Andrea Scarpino
And everything begins like this

Alex Cigale
They Built on Water, Dared Defy the Sea

Candace Butler
Utah

Kanchan Chatterjee
the dead river looks fuller today

B.J. Buckley
Above Bear Creek in Late Summer

Andrea Lani
Catch 22

Donna J. Gelagotis Lee
Going Fishing and Cooking the Fish

Lauren Camp
What is Ceaseless or Drowning

Lynlea Oppie
Sunscreen

Patricia Belote
Rupture

Jeff Oaks
Flood Stage

Richard Robbins
Secret Father Apocalypse

Elizabeth Shultz
Water Rites

Elizabeth Shultz
Ethnic Cleansing

Martin Willitts, Jr
The Absence of a Lake

Beth Newborg
Swamp

Scott Hightower
Ariadne Auf Naxos, With Her Regret

SECTION FOUR: PLAY

John Willson
Watershed

Rachael Mead
In the Kayak

Joyce Greenfield
What to Do at the Beach

Diane Solis
Witness to a Calving

J.D. Schraffenberger
Unwrought

Robin Chapman
Girl Scout Summer Camp, 1953

Erin Dorney
Brush Fire Reaches Lake Ontario

Richard Robbins
Making Love on the Salt Flats

Janet A. Baker
With Mother at Hot Springs

B.J. Buckley
XXI. The Cruelest Month

Jeff Gundy
Things I Didn’t Learn from the Road

Susan Terris
Eddy Out

SECTION FIVE: WHAT GOES ON

Christina Mock
Sea Scriber

Mark Goad
Kiss

Kathleen Hirsch
Death and Life on a Great Lake

Jeff Gundy
Kelleys Island Elegy with Wind and Hearsay

John Grey
A Drop of Water

Cris Staubach
Study in Gray

Naomi Cohn
Memory of Water, Chicago River

Shauna Osborn
The Edge Of Senlis

William S. Tribell
Pejorative in B Minor

Tricia Knoll
The Thin Scrim of Afterlife

Jen Kindbom
After the Fish

Darrell Petska
Timeline

Scott Hightower
At Milly-La-Foret

Craig W. Steele
Thalassa

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