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Photo of Gillian Nevers

Gillian Nevers reads her award-winning poems from the Wisconsin People & Ideas Poetry Contest.

Photo of Austin Smith

Austin Smith reads his award-winning poems from the Wisconsin People & Ideas Poetry Contest.

Cover of MAIDS and photo of the author, Abby Frucht

Maids is Abby Frucht’s first collection of poetry, and, as she says on her website, probably her last.

        Tell me     Grandfatherdid you ever        try to scrub outyour dark                   Mediterranean  skin          your Camelsoriginal     Napolitano     tongue

My sister doesn’t do sad.She tried it on a few times,   different styles, different sizes—   nothing quite fit. Either too loudor too dark, too tight or too baggy, she’d say.

It was that summer19 years old     I lived alonefevered with independenceefficiency apartment on Summit Avenuescratch cushions     pull-out couchGoodwill dishes     my boyfriend and I

Photo of Jessi Peterson

Jessi Peterson reads her award-winning poems from the Wisconsin People & Ideas Poetry Contest.

Photo of Kathleen Dale

Kathleen Dale shares a reading of her award-winning poetry from a number of Wisconsin People & Ideas Poetry Contests.

Karen Loeb's photo

Karen Loeb reads her award-winning poems from the Wisconsin People & Ideas poetry contests.

Photo of Nicholas Gulig

Poet Nicholas Gulig reads his award-winning work from the Wisconsin People & Ideas Poetry Contest.

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