Conditional by Susan Comninos
Place the conditional at the close
Of a sentence, if you like
To make people think
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Susan Comninos’ work has appeared in Rattle, the Harvard Review Online, Subtropics, The Malahat Review, Hobart, Southern Humanities Review, The Common, The Tishman Review, The Good Men Project, Spoon River Poetry Review, J Journal, and The Journal of Compressed Creative Arts. In 2010, Cominos won the Yehuda Halevi Poetry Contest run by Tablet magazine and last Last year won a Tishman Review Staff Favorite prize; a VQR Writers' Conference Scholarship award; and a Poets Respond (to the news) contest run by Rattle.