Poetry

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CE Putnam, Part Two

by: CE Putnam These next two poems by the inimitable CE Putnam decenter and align us again and again as we see our lives and…

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CE Putnam, Part One

by: CE Putnam In these sections from CE Putnam’s The Bunny Manuscript, narrative doesn’t cohere as much as come into view as a body might…

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Three Poems by Norman Fischer

by: Norman Fischer Whether it’s “a case of graphomania” or “Thoughts in brain & a dream or three,” Norman Fischer’s poetry engages through association. World,…

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Two Poems by Elizabeth Seri

by: Elizabeth Seri Elizabeth Seri’s poems live at the edge of meaning, where image and intention collide. Like trying to recall something impossible to forget,…

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Two Poems by Michael Brownstein

by: Michael Brownstein These two short poems by Michael Brownstein conjure the muses (the “Mousai”) to help sing of the hypnagogic state where image and language converge, where…

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Three Poems by Jeff Burt

by: Jeff Burt Jeff Burt’s baseball poems sing with the singular dynamism of the game itself, where a gesture as small as a slight nod…

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Three Poems by Rosalind Pace

by: Rosalind Pace Rosalind Pace’s poems are lush meditations that weave questions, startling images, and metaphysical yearning to create a delicate, enthralling alchemy. CROSS Which…

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Three Poems by Scherezade Siobhan

by: Scherezade Siobhan Scherezade Siobahn’s poems translate the overwhelming complexity of our personal and cultural dislocation into polyrhythmic hymns of longing where “touch/ must come contoured…

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Two Poems by Jamieson Ridenhour

by: Jamieson Ridenhour Jamieson Ridenhour’s poems ask us to consider the ways our memories and perceptions are folded into the larger narrative we tell ourselves,…

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Three Poems by Davon Loeb

by: Davon Loeb Davon Loeb’s poems chart the way the surreal unfurls itself just underneath the everyday. In his work, simple domestic scenes brim —…