By Brendan Bumgardner

Completely Subjective: Christine Marshall’s “Sweat”

Originally published in the 2008 summer edition of the Cimarron Review, Christine Marshall’s “Sweat“ discusses a subject that most readers can relate to. The ten stanza, free verse poem was selected to appear in the 2009 edition of The Best American Poetry. My first thought about “Sweat” was similar to that of the quote that introduces the…