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Three Poems photo
December 18, 2014 | Poetry

Three Poems

Kenzie Allen

When you said, please / don't look at me like that and he / said you are lovely like flowers / and the only flowers you could think of / smelled like a bad night of drinking.

Three Poems photo
December 17, 2014 | Poetry

Three Poems

William Stobb

By living according to core values, we can carry on daily tasks with conviction. Conserve fossil fuels. Avoid the plastic cycle. Too much looking around can lead to paralysis due to the inevitable sense of unfathomable vastness that makes consciousness feel like an infinitesimal quirk.

Two Poems photo
December 10, 2014 | Poetry

Two Poems

Britt Melewski

I tried to balance things with prescriptions; I tried some more.

Two Pokémon: Bulbasaur & Eevee photo
December 4, 2014 | Poetry

Two Pokémon: Bulbasaur & Eevee

Paul Arrand Rodgers

“An extremely rare Pokémon that may evolve in a number of different ways depending on stimuli.” – Pokémon FireRed

Yeah so I’m a turkey so what     photo
December 1, 2014 | Poetry

Yeah so I’m a turkey so what    

Stowell Watters

I’m a symbol of an America newly forged and I live with like 1000 other turkeys in a yard Who gives a shit

collected photo
November 28, 2014 | Poetry

collected

Laura Theobald

from what my hair says about you announcers on television will say things like “he was just too late” during a soccer... more

2 Poems photo
November 26, 2014 | Poetry

2 Poems

Chuck Young

you are a holiday routine i dreamt shirt collars and close hands i woke up in the bark of a dog i soaked in a bath of fog and... more

3 Poems for Alix Tichelman photo
November 26, 2014 | Poetry

3 Poems for Alix Tichelman

Janey Smith

Opus 53 Place the palms of your hands side by side on this wine glass. After a short time, raise your hands and place... more

OXYMORON #FAMOUSPOET photo
November 24, 2014 | Poetry

OXYMORON #FAMOUSPOET

Donald Vincent

-   after Directing Herbert White / Writing Ellen West   When James Franco first spoke to me, he... more

5 Prose Poems photo
November 21, 2014 | Poetry

5 Prose Poems

Sean Rys

Woodcutter It started when you dreamed you were dead & I had to go looking in other rooms for your body. Turned on each light... more

3 Poems photo
November 20, 2014 | Poetry

3 Poems

Jessica Tolbert

Death in the Family my car scraped you and your bike alongside the highway, in the grade below me over at the public high... more

Mathematics IIIIIIIIIII-IIIIIIIIIIIIIII photo
November 19, 2014 | Poetry

Mathematics IIIIIIIIIII-IIIIIIIIIIIIIII

Timothy Wojcik

Mathematics IIIIIIIIIII A miracle trapped in a fur coat. A fur coat trapped in its original... more

3 Poems photo
November 18, 2014 | Poetry

3 Poems

Justin Brouckaert

from Saginaw Poem 2. If someone would have told me to write a poem about... more

6 Poems photo
November 17, 2014 | Poetry

6 Poems

Keiko Watanabe

Polyphase Signals I sit in the morning garden slick from last night’s rain ants run in circles across the iron... more

2 Poems photo
November 16, 2014 | Poetry

2 Poems

Sophia Katz

I dream of seeing your beautiful face somewhere other than in the familiar expressions captured in photographs on the internet

4 Poems photo
November 14, 2014 | Poetry

4 Poems

Cam Awkward-Rich

Essay On The Theory of Motion You remember reading a poem once about a boy driving his grandmother to the library across town.... more

4 Poems photo
November 13, 2014 | Poetry

4 Poems

Mandy Gutmann-Gonzalez

The Doctor’s Office is windowless. He asks me to undress—You can wear this. He places a large white bird wing in my lap.... more

5 Poems photo
November 12, 2014 | Poetry

5 Poems

Elizabeth McMunn-Tetangco

POSTCARD It is just beautiful – the waves look like nothing and the stars choke on the air.   VARIOUS... more

4 Poems photo
November 10, 2014 | Poetry

4 Poems

Jesse Prado

tracy what if i opened my mouth and a swarm of bees just, you know. the weather said it might rain, and i was like, 'okay.'... more

4 Poems photo
November 8, 2014 | Poetry

4 Poems

Victor Freeze

I Wrote a Eulogy for What We Used to Be I sank into what seemed like an endless abyss of blue distraught and infinite... more

3 Poems photo
November 7, 2014 | Poetry

3 Poems

Greg Zorko

Icon you have a room in your apartment just for painting pictures. you sleep on the floor next to your computer and iPhone. the... more

3 Poems photo
November 4, 2014 | Poetry

3 Poems

Karissa Morton

HOMILY In a world this red & watery, I have no choice but to be a wild animal waiting to be killed.  These laddered roses... more

3 Poems photo
November 3, 2014 | Poetry

3 Poems

Wendy Neale

My friend’s friend dated Mario Lopez in college There you go, in the papers again. Your mouth a hawk dive; your fists up and... more

Boogie Cousins photo
October 29, 2014 | Poetry

Boogie Cousins

Dominic Gualco

Big Boogie, Big Boogie, after watching the way you move through the years I bet you could dance across water and sometimes I hold... more

2 Diagnosis Code Poems photo
October 28, 2014 | Poetry

2 Diagnosis Code Poems

Carrie Purcell Kahler

307.9: COMMUNICATION DISORDER what hath God wrought stop Houston            we hold... more

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