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  • The title to the poem I'm reading (if you have audio enabled) came to me in a dream in which I was reading Mary Jo Salter's A Phone Call to the Future. In it, I was loving the table of contents when it dawned on me that the titles were MINE since they weren't her actual titles. I had dreamed them up. I grabbed one, swimming to the surface of sleep. Only one! I had no choice but to write a poem for it.
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