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Skunk Hour Redux

  Skunk Hour Redux: Things go bump in the Night By Todd R. Nelson Robert Lowell’s seminal poem, “Skunk Hour,” is set in Castine, Maine. In the wee hours of the morning, as the Trinitarian church bells knell and a family of skunks scavenge in the gloaming on their way up Main Street, the insomniac … Continue reading