Poetry

Cole Heinowitz, Part 1

Cole Heinowitz, Part 1

by: Cole Heinowitz1 Cole Heinowitz’s poetry performs a necessary alchemy. Forget iron to gold, her work is concerned with the transformation of ourselves into language and…

Three Poems by Tom W. Lewis

Three Poems by Tom W. Lewis

by: Tom W. Lewis Tom Lewis’ three poems are wide-ranging in content and style. What unites them is their ability to unsettle. Something’s wrong, but…

Three Poems by Joanna Fuhrman

Three Poems by Joanna Fuhrman

by: Joanna Fuhrman Joanna Fuhrman’s poetry tackles you with a glorious rush of sound and image and offbeat humor. She implores us to please “put…

A Poem by Alan Bernheimer

A Poem by Alan Bernheimer

by: Alan Bernheimer1 The key to Alan Bernheimer’s “Ipsatude” is found in the first stanza “Everyone’s secret life/ Inside head fake/ Get out more.” The poet’s…

Three Poems by Chris Stroffolino

Three Poems by Chris Stroffolino

by: Chris Stroffolino There is subtle magic in Chris Stroffolino’s sonnets. While the music of his language instantly engages the ear and tongue, his poetic sleight…

A Poem by Tammy Perlmutter

A Poem by Tammy Perlmutter

by: Tammy Perlmutter Tammy Perlmutter’s poem is a harrowing account of a young woman’s rejection of a damaged life and culture for an uncertain, but…

Three Poems by Alan Feldman

Three Poems by Alan Feldman

by: Alan Feldman In these poems Alan Feldman uses the subtle music of plainspoken American English to reveal and celebrate the all too often hidden…

Two Poems by Jack Tricarico

“[The] street is on roller skates” warns Jack Tricarico in poetry that psychedelically captures the rich overflow of language and image in the perpetual motion…

Two Poems by Evan Link

Two Poems by Evan Link

by: Evan Link In “Gosh” Evan Link asks “Is it impolite to put /off joy?” The correct answer is yes, it is. So don’t put…

Two Poems by Norman Fischer

Two Poems by Norman Fischer

by: Norman Fischer Norman Fischer’s poetry is like a dream about how one’s own mind is dreaming. It urges us to see and explore the…

Two Poems by Kip Zegers

Two Poems by Kip Zegers

by: Kip Zegers Kip Zegers’ poetry finds a deep and abiding music in the multi-layered experience of the everyday. He honors the moment by memorializing…