poems & stories of
JIM HAY

Eugene Daze

    The artist lived in Eugene, Oregon, for two years while Miyuki worked on her graduate music degree. They had no money, lived in a run-down rooming house, and walked up and down super market aisles reading labels for their Friday night entertainment.
    Oregon is at once uplifting in its lush naturalness and, when it rains for days and days, unbearably depressing. The writing reflects this dichotomy.

Rainy Day Poems:

Violet Window
Room Enough
They All Fall Down
Bed of Roses
Sun Garden (see Japan Years)
Wave (see As You Sew)

Sunny Day and Shape Poems:

“A” Poem
Narrow Shop
A Moth's Life
Nellie with The Nipples
Formal Hellos
The Australian
Heads Up
4T2

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Last updated on 02 Jan, 2018