Joan Woodbridge

Rookie - 103 Points (May 9,1933 / Flint, Michigan)

Joan Woodbridge
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Iteration I: Blessed by the Great Mother, I was dropped into this life, a member of the several generations destined to negotiate the erotic boundaries between cultural prohibition, the whipped up frenzy of rock and roll, and mind expanding drugs- a short but intense period that lay magically between the availability of birth control pills and antibiotics, and the fateful appearance of AIDS.

Iteration II: I come from a long line of barbarians, land thieves, and genocidal murderers. My English forbearers arrived in America on the Mayflower. I have been taught to be proud of my ancestors. And, indeed, I am proud that my Puritan ancestors would not abide the oppression of anyone-not... more »

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The Artist's Model Contemplates Negative Space

quite suddenly
the leaves
are
gone

the trees
like your abandoned room
are simply there
quiet
bare
unaware

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