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Can you name the poems of Alden Nowlan?

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And wishes he could go to sleep or die or take to the air like Superman.
Nothing else is beautiful this hunchbacked October night except the moon.
Houseflies big as bumblebess playing crazy football in the skim-milk-coloured windows
'Don't make it harder for us,' the hangman whispered.
Why don't the records go blank the instant a singer dies?
All that I'll leave you when I die is a name in a book which they'll say is mine.
I will keep on writing this poem for you even after I'm dead
He looked like the kind of pet women put to bed with their sons.
To think he might have been a child all his life if less had been asked of him and more been given.
I used to broadcast at night alone in a radio station but I was never good at it

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