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Model City photo
July 17, 2014 | Poetry

Model City

Nina Puro

We are as disposable as buffer states / around an empire. I am sending my armies / to plunder your capital.
LETTER TO L.:  UNSENT photo
July 15, 2014 | Poetry

LETTER TO L.:  UNSENT

Rae Paris

I want to call you and sing the Prince song, discuss the proportions of his tiny frame, imagine his tongue together, stay on the phone for hours like we used to. Those days are gone. 

Television Poems photo
July 8, 2014 | TV, Poetry

Television Poems

Sarah Blake

I imagine Temperance Brennan's annual gynecological exam might go something like mine: If you're not finding time to eat, you must not be having a lot of... Are you seeing anyone right now?

Evidence of Mice photo
July 4, 2014 | Poetry

Evidence of Mice

Molia Dumbleton

You smiled before you saw the blood. / Pointed your baseball bat / At an invisible rustling, / And put your finger to your lips.

7 Poems photo
July 3, 2014 | Poetry

7 Poems

No A.

I lie night after night
With the only one I hate more than myself

Butt Germs photo
July 3, 2014 | Poetry

Butt Germs

Michael Peirson

Artisanal meth is amazing

Recourse photo
June 26, 2014 | Poetry

Recourse

Liz N. Clift

The whitetail flit across the road, tails raised in greeting or surrender, a herd—a small stampede—crossing this rural... more

2 Poems photo
June 18, 2014 | Poetry

2 Poems

S.P. MacIntyre

TRIDENT LISP When tenderness runs out there is tenderness, Jonathan says.  We hand-in-handed but days ago to the hiss of... more

2 Poems photo
June 12, 2014 | Poetry

2 Poems

Michael Meyerhofer

ZAZEN AT THIRTY-SIX When I was twenty, Emily called me from her dorm room. She wanted to know if I believed in God, something... more

3 Poems photo
June 5, 2014 | Poetry

3 Poems

Micah Ling

Talking Heads: Stop Making Sense David Byrne is magic. Not, like, figuratively: really. He knows card tricks and makes bunnies... more

Year Twenty Two photo
May 30, 2014 | Poetry

Year Twenty Two

Zachary Cosby

I       i dedicate this poem to the first 15 years of the twenty first century. it's name is... more

Rubber Light photo
May 29, 2014 | Poetry

Rubber Light

Aviva LeShaw

That was the night Gabby and I drank the bottle of bourbon next to the makolet. In America, we call them mini-marts, but in Israeli... more

3 Poems photo
May 28, 2014 | Poetry

3 Poems

Ricky Garni

It's Complicated I could make a painting brighter if I used brighter colors It’s as simple as that But it’s... more

Apprehension & Other Colors, Fit to Size photo
May 27, 2014 | Poetry

Apprehension & Other Colors, Fit to Size

Sarah Jean Alexander

I have developed the habit
of staring at the hands
of people standing next to me on the train

5 Poems photo
May 26, 2014 | Poetry

5 Poems

Marci Rae Johnson

The Springfield Fire Department Reminds You to Be Prepared for Earthquakes Even though Vachel Lindsay drank lye and died in this... more

3 Poems photo
May 23, 2014 | Poetry

3 Poems

Ben Clark

Benjamin Charles Dowd This has nothing to do with what you etch into the trunk with his only pocket knife or that it will take him... more

2 Poems photo
May 22, 2014 | Poetry

2 Poems

Madison Langston

it’s okay to sleep with a dickhead if they tell you about guided by voices
 
3 poems about depression photo
May 21, 2014 | Poetry

3 poems about depression

Alexandra Wuest

Make a vision board

Watch Girl, Interrupted

Eat more protein

from The Invention of Monsters / A Performance in One Act photo
May 19, 2014 | Poetry

from The Invention of Monsters / A Performance in One Act

C Dylan Bassett

              SCENE An... more

Two Martial Arts photo
May 16, 2014 | Poetry

Two Martial Arts

Spencer Madsen

1.  as great as our best days will be our worst days will be twice as worse you can’t take from somebody their... more

2 Poems photo
May 14, 2014 | Poetry

2 Poems

Rebecca Lilly

THE CORNER PRIEST "All things considered, you'd best not putter around, frittering hours, but listen to your heart,"... more

4 Poems photo
May 13, 2014 | Poetry

4 Poems

Jordan Castro

he said 'i think i work out just as like, an excuse to drink protein, you know?'

 
2 Poems photo
May 12, 2014 | Poetry

2 Poems

Talin Tahajian

ii.
There were too many lizards

3 Poems photo
May 9, 2014 | Poetry

3 Poems

Jamison Crabtree

MY FATHER PLAYS SONGS TO THE MOON, MY SON PLAYS SONGS TO THE MOON An absence surrounds the cabin; an absence haunts it. My... more

2 Poems photo
May 7, 2014 | Poetry

2 Poems

JoAnna Novak

PRIVATE INTERACTIONS IN A MIXED-SEX GROUP Together, we separate. We stare at mud or Easter’s grey river, disciplined,... more

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