Poetry

Three Poems by Jacob Grossfeld

These three poems by Jacob Grossfeld exist somewhere between the destructive editing of a turpentine burn and an improvisatory cut-up technique. Playing with sound, permutation,…

Two Poems by Matt Dennison

These two poems by Matt Dennison explore the complexity and hidden dangers behind and within the seemingly mundane: how a simple desire to do the…

Two Poems by Hibah Shabkhez

These two poems by Hibah Shabkhez are attempts to assuage a guilty conscience that will never cease to lament the many betrayals-by-silence and niggling moral…

Two Poems by D.R. James

Sonic play and existential angst pull these two poems by D. R. James toward their exploration of “tongue-tied” uncertainty. Is the speaker in each talking…

Three Poems by Sean Cho A.

These three poems by Sean Cho A. are trapped by metaphor and imprisoned by imagined time… by: Sean Cho A. Remembering Prayer Common occurrence: a dream…

Three Poems by Cody Stetzel

These three poems by Cody Stetzel are working through the manifestation and the symbol of bears, their misunderstood natures and the odd relationship humans have…

Three Poems by Jennifer Pons

These three poems by Jennifer Pons wrestle with places once lived in the external, internal, and the imagination. The landscape shifts, as do the questions…

Three Poems by Jon Whitbread

These three poems by Jon Whitbread tell the story of three tragic heroes. “Some Adventurer” finds a voyager attempting to escape the constraints of fate, causality,…

Three Poems by John Califano

These three poems by John Califano draw from personal experience and reach deep into the bowels of raw emotion. Visceral and visual by design, they…

Two Poems by DeWitt Clinton

These two poems by DeWitt Clinton are varied in essence but allied in their sheer humanity. “All Aboard” explores the nature of how a rant evolves…