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Today's poem is "Paradise in the City of Shivering Bells"

from The American Poetry Journal

S.D. Lishan is the author of Body Tapestries, winner of the 2005 Orphic Prize for Poetry. He has recently published work in Kenyon Review, Brevity, The National Poetry Review, Arts & Letters, Bellingham Review, and In Posse Review. He lives and plays in Delaware, Ohio, where he teaches in the English Department at The Ohio State University.

Other poems by S.D. Lishan in Verse Daily:
August 23, 2004:  "Olivia Between Acts" "How is it that some somebody slips in..."

About The American Poetry Journal:
Poets in this issue: Jackie Bartley, Kristin Berger, Gaylord Brewer, Garrett J. Brown, Edward Byrne, Dane Cervine, Nicole Cuddeback, Jeannine Hall Gailey, Paul Gibbons, Anne McGrath Hochberg, Tom Holmes, Rhett Iseman, John P. Kristofco, Daniel J. Langton, S.D. Lishan, Dawn Lonsinger, Joanne Lowery, M. B. McLatchey, M.K. Meder, Lois Roma-Deeley, C. J. Sage, Cassie Sparkman, Theodore Worozbyt

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Editor: J.P. Dancing Bear

Other poems from The American Poetry Journal in Verse Daily:
January 31, 2006:   "Cupid and the Party Dress" by Cassie Sparkman
January 29, 2006:   "When I Was Gone to Summer" by Theodore Worozbyt
January 26, 2006:   "The Dark Pelican" by C.J. Sage
January 23, 2006:   "Holy Spirit" by Nicole Cuddeback
October 6, 2005:   "How to Talk to Your Yard as If Itís Your Lover" by Mary Christine Delea
September 29, 2005:   "Love Song to My Neighborhoods" Kelli Russell Agodon
September 27, 2005:   "Vermont Barn" Lynne Knight
September 26, 2005:   "Enter, Fall" Margot Schilpp
March 1, 2005:  "Wonder Woman Dreams of the Amazon" by Jeannine Hall Gailey
February 24, 2005:  "Garden of the Material" by B. L. P. Simmons
February 23, 2005:  "Catch" by Jennifer Michael Hecht
July 22, 2004:  "Angel Shark" by Hailey Leithauser
July 21, 2004:  "A H O Y !" by Jason Gray
July 19, 2004:  "It is the Soul" by Hannah Stein

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