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Janet Holmes
Janet Holmes is the author of F2F (2006), Humanophone (2001), The Green Tuxedo (1998) and The Physicist at the Mall (1994). She edits Ahsahta Press, an all-poetry publishing imprint, at Boise State University, where she teaches in the MFA Program in Creative Writing.

Cons/ dole

Janet Holmes
Dear E —

. . .

the Dooms of Balm

(consolari, to comfort)

(she being caught+ forever in that Wood
too quietly


and lonely

. . .

her caper part
hidden / unseen / subraidar

dearest E —

A Route of Evanescence

the overtakelessness

. . .

herself so Evanescent, to lose him to a bloom

condolere, to feel another's pain

That awful stranger—

a wo

your E

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