Poetry

Two Poems by Annalee Eagerton

These two poems by Annalee Eagerton situate the trauma of dysfunctional family life in the natural world, which works as metaphor and backdrop for the…

Two Poems by Clyde Kessler

Using the reoccurring images of fire and smoke, these two poems by Clyde Kessler return us to the ephemeral, elemental nature of our dream-like existence…

Three Poems by Christine Hamm

Weaving together elements of fairytale and myth with elliptic narratives of family life and the psychological distress the quotidian brings us all, these haunting poems…

Three Poems by Jessica Fischoff

These poems by Jessica Fischoff capture fragments of experience as they rush by, changing and transforming before our eyes: “…Blue/ is red is a pointed…

Two Poems by David Dodd Lee

Reading these poems by David Dodd Lee is to enter a world that is both comfortingly familiar and disconcertingly strange. That is, to read them…

Two Poems by Timothy Shaner

These poems by Timothy Shaner ask how the self is constructed in writing. Is poetry a recollection in tranquility, a projection of the as yet…

Three Poems by Dustin Renwick

by: Dustin Renwick With a playful gravity that directs our attention to the cosmic and mundane in equal measure, these poems by Dustin Renwick remind…

Two Poems by Meredith McDonough

by: Meredith McDonough These two poems by Meredith McDonough explore the ways in which divisive government actions can often collapse the distance between the separate self…

Three Poems by Theo Richards

by: Theo Richards In these lush love poems, Theo Richards sings of  “…the earth swollen and bursting,” of the abundance of the heart and of the…

Two Poems by Carolynn Kingyens

Two Poems by Carolynn Kingyens

by: Carolynn Kingyens These two poems by Carolynn Kingyens are meditations on the passage of time and the inevitable loss that accompanies it. The stories we…

Two Poems By James Miller

Two Poems By James Miller

by: James Miller James A. Miller’s poetry speaks to us of the real world, the one riven between loss and abundance, between a shattered belief…