FIRST PLACE after the biopsy she studies her reflection in silence Hilary Tann SECOND PLACE cloudy night a long silence between the cups of tea kim THIRD PLACE even worse than the baby's screams, its silence Charlie BELOW THIRD PLACE hickory and silence - the smokehouse hams hang in rows Paul MacNeil snowfall all night awakening this morning to silence Cindy Bene scarecrow in morning fog- the silence Timothy Russell the silence between the slow notes of the harp Doug Sherman between the clock ticks silence -- he turns another page -acm creaking wood silence... ...bless me father -willard bowed heads mourn in silence single white rose tina lake silence and the setting sun muffle my words shang-ti Larry Gross before parting nothing in between them but silence Fred futile-- this search for silence Charon Riesley moonlit mountain the cry of the coyote pierces the silence -Carolyne darkness - the audience falls silent Laura Young raised drawbridge a fishing boat pulls away the cove's silence Joann from this silence another way to hear Maleti (Mary Lee McClure) in silence an owl sailing over stubble fields the pale crescent moon Ferris no wind in the wood... the silence of the limbs Hugh Waterhouse morning silence dead-heading roses she never saw in bloom Mark Alan Osterhaus a match snaps to light this candle silence is broken Zoned Cat echoes fade from the abbey's organ . . . the pallbearer's hands Michael Dylan Welch
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