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including storm, stone, admiral, ice, true. And many tones of red, white, purple, grey, new tints of brown, green, yellow, orange, add hues to painters’ palettes, poets’ stock in trade: The summer’s sweet pea, kiwi leaves retreat before the butter, merlot march of fall. Flint winter limbs, cement skies, wait to greet paprika, beeswax, plumgrape springtime sprawl. A dawn persimmon sun’s baked-clay rays breach thistle clouds, move the day at steady pace to camel, chamois sands of western beach. At ocean’s end, bright navy waves embrace a setting cayenne sun’s papaya lights. Then on to oatmeal moon, black coffee night.

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Edition 63 Volume 1  

Fall 2010. Brushfire is UNR's oldest literature & arts journal. Brushfire publishes biannually, check out our website for more info! unrbrus...

Edition 63 Volume 1  

Fall 2010. Brushfire is UNR's oldest literature & arts journal. Brushfire publishes biannually, check out our website for more info! unrbrus...

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