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Watch Catherine Pierce read her poem “Dear Atom Bomb” at the 2015 AWP Conference and Bookfair in Minneapolis. The text of the poem is below. Dear Atom Bomb, I confess—you were my high school obsession. You bloomed inside my chest until I howled. You...
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A woman attends a mass in Juba, South Sudan, on Dec. 15, 2014 to commemorate one year since the outbreak of the South Sudan civil war. The names of some of those killed in the fighting were released. With no official toll, South Sudanese civil...