Tulips, Water, Ash
Lisa Gluskin Stonestreet

Northeastern University Press



Contents

• Author’s Note
• De Profundis
• Jars
• View from the Headlands
• Potential
• Painting the Existent
• Blankness
• Thought Experiment
• Married Sex
• Girl with a Camera
• 1982
• More
• Persephone at 13
• Catapult
• Suburban Pastoral
• Oil of Rosemary, for Migraine
• From Then
• We’re used / by sweetness —
• Once Upon a Time
• Desire, Chapter 1
• Left-Handed Universe: Variations
• Against Smoothness
• Dark Matter
• Empress of Cups
• The Rhetorical Triangle
• Shimmer (Migraine)
• Spelling Test
• Spring Forward
• The Anthropic Principle
• Double Helix
• Super Baby Jumbo Prawn
• Certain, Impossible, Likely
• Memoir, Abridged for Publication
• The Future of the Past
• Falling Off the Edge of the Earth
• The Secret Lives of Objects
• New York: Ten Months, Two Weeks, Three Days
• A Constancy
• Roshambo
• The Mechanics of Memory
• Incantation on Leaving
• Light as the Only Constant in the Universe
• For Example
• Alluvial
• Etymology of Lost
• Notes




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