Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Poems By Henri Meschonnic

  Translated by Gabriella Bedetti & Don Boes   I am a whirlwind of meaning I unravel in what words can no longer say I am so full...

Poems by Connor Orrico

  Note: The experimental poems below are accompanied by the poet's note (in italics) about their style & construction.  * Dromic I did live doom as a mood...

Public Body – By Mariela Cordero

  Translation by Aaron Devine   I don’t inhabit a country; I inhabit a body —broken— meekly unfurling over voracious ruins and breathing the smoke of burnt days. I don’t inhabit a...

Three Poems By Cameron Morse

    Self-Portrait with Saint Augustine Splintered toenail, bug bitten navel, fungus in the crevasse, sprout of warts on the heel of hand and foot. The list grows with age. The...

Poems By David Lohrey

    One of Twelve Steps “I thought we were going out for dinner. I’ve been waiting.” “You’re drunk. I can’t go out with you now.” She could barely...

Poems by Miroslav Manasijević

  Translated by Danijela Trajković   Karma The Sun will outlast the day, Van Gogh’s blue ear flies. A whisper like the cut of destiny Bleeds on the glass Of peeled words. You...

Poems by Drew Hansen

    midnight brain My brain behaves a bit differently as I lay it down to rest. Ideas hatch, grow wings and mature into challenges. Limitations—they melt and lose...

Poems by J. D. Nelson

    earth was insured power pack was a beef rondo to scape a flex the calm noun of the hot dog chain a fifty of the lemon rescue the...

Poems by Clifford Venho

    Name of this Tree Its fine limbs rise, seeking the vertical, cutting thick air with jagged leaves, crowned at the top with five-fingered trumpets of delicate pink-tinged with...

3 Poems by John Swain

    Orbiting Night rose over the waves, the rain of night dove through waves of air, moon view, the sea comes to fix your headdress, the sea comes to...

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