TITLE

LETTER FROM AN INSTUTITION

AUTHOR(S)
Ryan, Michael
PUB. DATE
February 1974
SOURCE
New Yorker;2/4/1974, Vol. 49 Issue 50, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Poem
ABSTRACT
The article presents the poem "Letter From an Institution," by Michael Ryan. First Line: The ward beds float like ghost ships; Last Line: says I bellow in sleep like a foghorn.
ACCESSION #
19867086

 

Related Articles

  • Ryan's lore. Hutchings, V. // New Statesman & Society;3/22/91, Vol. 4 Issue 143, p12 

    Interviews Rocky Ryan, 53, a newspaper hoaxer from Neasden, England, who claims to have conned most of the British press in his time and quite a few papers abroad. Rumors such as the sighting of Lord Lucan in South Africa, plans for a film of Jack the Ripper starring Robert de Niro and the...

  • It takes a neo-traditional builder to raise a village. Johnson, Julie // Crain's Chicago Business;11/03/97, Vol. 20 Issue 44, p13 

    Profiles Michael Ryan, president of Westchester-based Town and Country Homes' Chicago division as he remodelled his company in Vermon Hills. Description of the area; Comments from Ryan; Background information on Ryan.

  • Out of the darkness. Hatt, Douglas; Longley, Anne // People;11/27/95, Vol. 44 Issue 22, p95 

    Presents information from the memoirs of Michael Ryan `Secret Life.' Ryan a sex addict; Ryan molested by neighbor; Comments from Ryan; Ryan's membership in 12-step program for sexual addicts.

  • A Note on Magic and Cognition. Fanger, Claire; Kieckhefer, Richard // Magic, Ritual & Witchcraft;Summer2012, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p1 

    An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editors discuss various reports published within the issue including one by Edward Bever on the cognitive approaches to magic, one by Frank Klaassen on the experiences that can be obtained from varied text of learned magic, and one by...

  • Mortuary. Ryan, Michael // American Poetry Review;May/Jun2005, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p9 

    Presents the poem "Mortuary," by Michael Ryan. First Line: "Hi Sweetie. Coming home," Last Line: Don't leave us.

  • Spring. Ryan, Michael // American Poetry Review;May/Jun2005, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p10 

    Presents the poem "Spring," by Michael Ryan. First Line: Fat black bumblebees f##king in our yard— Last Line: but I am.

  • Splitsville. Ryan, Michael // American Poetry Review;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p26 

    Presents the poem "Splitsville," by Michael Ryan. First Line: If you get yours I get mine. Last Line: I thought you were a living dream.

  • Contentment. Ryan, Michael // American Poetry Review;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p27 

    Presents the poem "Contentment," by Michael Ryan. First Line: Fragile, provisional, it comes unbidden; Last Line: most that must be done is done.

  • This Morning. Ryan, Michael // American Poetry Review;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p27 

    Presents the poem "This Morning," by Michael Ryan. First Line: My daughter was crying before she went out to play; Last Line: while I held her hair for her.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics