The Southern Quill 2006



The Southern Quill 2006




The Southern Quill is an annual publication of poetry, short fiction, and artwork of Dixie State University students and community members.

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Table Of Contents

Personal Reflections
For You Rachel Crosby 1
The Artist Kathleen Flood 2
Nails Against Jerry Gardner 3
What is the Answer? Beth Brown 4
Paradise Cindy Mackert 5
The Poet's Show and Tell Jerry Gardner 6
Choice Gordon Bangert 7
Cloudplay April Subashe 8
One Fry Short of a Happy Meal Melanie Florence 9
Others Visions
Tabitha Elizabeth Carter 21
Visiting Grandma Cindy Mackert 22
My Nurse Melanie Florence 23
Serene Dustin Cummings 25
Iraq David House 26
Untitled Tom Eno 27
Untitled Taylor Nichole Sanders 28
Daily Journaling Ellen Mortensen 29
Mona Lisa Gordon Bangert 31
Brothers Kathleen Flood 32
Pilgrimage Logan Manning 33
Untitled April Subashe 34
Rift Jerry Gardner 35
The Lost Beauty Amy Cox 53
Natures Glory
The Woods Rachel Zentmyer 55
A Spring Desert Dawn Nathan Cowlishaw 56
Counter Weight Logan Manning 57
Haiku David House 58
Random Conversations with a Fallen Leaf Nicholas Jacobsen 59
Guampa McKay Adams 61
Staves of a Sigh Logan Manning 62
Point of View Kathleen Flood 63
Boxer Houston Trueblood 64
Untitled Harrison Begay 65
Other Perspectives
You Live Too Much Houston Trueblood 67
Lights Dust the City Martha Ann Hill 68
The Tea Pot Rachel Crosby 69
Sunshine Black David House 71
Untitled Kristina Dover 72
The Search, for Meri J. Lucas Brinkerhoff 73
History of the Southern Quill 82




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