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  November 2017
volume 14 number 2
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  home   (archived)
  contributing poets
  Gary Beck
  Jack G. Bowman
  Sir Mark Bruback
  JR Campbell
  Adrian Ernesto Cepeda
  Darren C Demaree
  Amitabh Vikram Dwivedi
  Raymond Fenech
  Gerda Govine Ituarte
  Grant Guy
  Hedy Habra
  Danielle Harper
  JD Hart
  Tom Irish
  Kait Jensen
  Michael Lee Johnson
  Elisabeth Khan
  Ron Lucas
  Suzanne O'Connell
  Scott Thomas Outlar
  E. Martin Pedersen
  John D Robinson
  Miriam Sagan
  Rishan Singh
  Spencer Smith
  Ann Christine Tabaka
  Viola Weinberg
  Cade Williams
  Terry Wolverton
  Bill Yarrow
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JR Campbell
November 2017



    James R. Campbell is a reporter who has worked for newspapers in Texas, Colorado, Kansas, and Missouri. His poetry and stories have been in numerous literary magazines in the U.S. and Europe.



Nothing, Now (After Stephen Crane)

A rich man who had been born poor
Died and stood at the River Styx
In the Land of the Lost.
Squinting across, he asked Charon,
“How much will this cost?”
With oar groaning across the prow,
The boatman answered, “Nothing, now.”

copyright 2017 JR Campbell