The Roswell Poems

Rane Arroyo

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Retail Price: $12.00
Subject Category: Poetry
Length: 72 pages
Size: 6 x 9 inches
Binding: paper
Published: February 2008
ISBN: 978-1-60226-001-6


What really crashed in the Roswell, New Mexico desert in 1947? Poet Rane Arroyo explores the evidence surrounding the famous "Roswell Incident" and its aftermath, drawing parallels to our lives today in the 21st century.

Book Excerpts

Introduction and Five Poems [PDF]

Table of Contents


Before the Hoopla: 1946
UFOs Over America
Outside of the City Lights
Mac Brazel Talks to the Poet, Man-to-Man
Enter the Cowboy
Patriotic Chaos
The Fuse Is Lit
Major Jesse Marcel Races to the Debris Site to Take Notes
The World Outside of Roswell Exists
The Canting
Rumors of Space Aliens
The Uniform
Rubbernecking at the Crash Site (A Second Crash and Counting)
No Middle Ground
Back to the Scene of the Cosmic Crime
House Arrest or Government Guest
The Recanting
Terrible Angels
The Accidental Messiah
What Beast Is Now Awake?
Bar Talk Among Officers
Conspiracy Chess Games
Mystery Play Rehearsals
Roswell Returns to Sleep
The Hopi Purification Dance: 1969
Jesse Marcel, Jr. Finally Speaks of 1947 (in 1982)
Tabloid Space Aliens
Three Other Theories
The Apocalypse Mentality
Conspiracy Fevers After Roswell
Padre Alfonso's Sermon on Space Aliens
Visible Souvenirs
Chat Room Seedings
The Poet Is Also Ensnared by the Myth
After Another Alien Festival
Grant Narrative to Support The Roswell Poems
Roswell: The Television Series
Halloween in Time of War
Letting Go
A Movie Trailer for The Roswell Poems