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POEMS BY JULIE LAUTON: Allies in the Moments, 4 Haiku, Sliver, Environmental Awareness

POEMS BY JULIE LAUTON: Allies in the Moments, 4 Haiku, Sliver, Environmental Awareness

Allies in the Moments Body, be present Taste each precious moment Fall alive and awake Body, be resilient as you walk my path...
May 21, 2016 × 0 comments

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POEMS BY EMMA SEDLAK: Source, Doig, Dreams About Trains, Not Written, Before September, Letter to My Husband

POEMS BY EMMA SEDLAK: Source, Doig, Dreams About Trains, Not Written, Before September, Letter to My Husband

Source One morning you may wake to find our molecules bonding: shared memories that make no sense when split apart. Even over four...
May 15, 2016 × 2 comments

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POEMS BY ERIKA GOODRICH: Alternative L.E.D., Impression at Sunset, After Twilight

POEMS BY ERIKA GOODRICH: Alternative L.E.D., Impression at Sunset, After Twilight

Alternative L.E.D. July unreels—   feel its drag of thunder under the belly in summer sky.   Wishbone clouds— —...
April 23, 2016 × 0 comments

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POEMS BY MARY ALLISON CATES: What the Lightning Bugs Know, That Day We Painted Everything Gold, To the Woman Behind Nancy Drew

POEMS BY MARY ALLISON CATES: What the Lightning Bugs Know, That Day We Painted Everything Gold, To the Woman Behind Nancy Drew

What the Lightning Bugs Know Between appointments, in rare moments of plain seeing screaming silence sneaks into their chests trapping their...
March 4, 2016 × 3 comments

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POEMS BY JOSEPH LISOWSKI: Wave and Water, Along River Shore Drive, First Southern Snow

POEMS BY JOSEPH LISOWSKI: Wave and Water, Along River Shore Drive, First Southern Snow

Wave and Water After desire leaves Flames of contemplation Sputter and die out. What replaces the flight of birds? In steady rain...
February 26, 2016 × 0 comments

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POEMS BY RYAN WARREN: Reception, Peel Away One Strip, Settlers

POEMS BY RYAN WARREN: Reception, Peel Away One Strip, Settlers

Reception I was unprepared for the little surge of pleasure that rang up my spine as I stepped outside and felt the wind brush...
February 12, 2016 × 0 comments

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POEMS BY MAX REIF: Me and the Moon and the Sycamore Tree, The Trance of Beauty

POEMS BY MAX REIF: Me and the Moon and the Sycamore Tree, The Trance of Beauty

Me and the Moon and the Sycamore Tree I’ll tell you a tale of a sweet memory from a time in my life I felt lonely. The building...
February 5, 2016 × 0 comments

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POEMS BY SARAH ESCUE: After Meditating in the Forest, The Sacred Fig Tree, A Haiku, I Bloom Like the Ginger Root

POEMS BY SARAH ESCUE: After Meditating in the Forest, The Sacred Fig Tree, A Haiku, I Bloom Like the Ginger Root

After Meditating in the Forest Doi Suthep-Pui National Park   A wind filters through me, my lungs swell, unswell—.   Buried...
January 30, 2016 × 1 comment

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POEMS BY RYAN WARREN: How to Feed Your Silence, Puddles, Eviction

POEMS BY RYAN WARREN: How to Feed Your Silence, Puddles, Eviction

How to Feed Your Silence First, know this: it will hide. It is skittish, fragile, wide eyes peering from your darkest wood, feeding...
January 14, 2016 × 2 comments