2 POEMS – Amy Soricelli

All this Broken Love I didn’t tell you how I felt when you said those things. I will tell you now. Those words are long rides on the highway. Broken sandals. A no-fly zone. Your anger sits on my tongue. It’s a restless bee. It shakes the walls, paints them green. Once we danced to […]

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WAVES – E. Martin Pedersen

Waves When the wave of humiliation comes it will knock you down your shoulder and ear will bang on the hard sand floor when you’re pushed down by tumbling saltwater entering your nose your lungs. The wave wins, you are small. When the wave of mortification comes you will be hit over and over you […]

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5 POEMS – LANE CHASEK

Talking about weather they say meat substitutes are spies like prose poems or undercover agents who can’t keep their mouths shut, who keep talking about the weather meanwhile my grandpa died the way he lived—  talking about the weather, flirting with nurses, dead-set on never letting tofu pass his lips when you live in a […]

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2 POEMS – LORNA WOOD

Apple Net (derived from a Can of Native Forest Organic Sliced Peaches)     Eve Serving suggestion Added sugars   believe yield benefit all of us   our family will love consistently sweet, tender only a hint of care in this fruit   Enjoy gently warm atop your favorite     he eats covers and […]

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