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Empire Empire photo
September 7, 2018 | Poetry

Empire Empire

Catherine Chen

To be led by the engine of empire...

Two Poems photo
September 4, 2018 | Poetry

Two Poems

John Mark Brown

"Baby's First Drag Show" and "A Brief List of Things an Apple Is Not"

Chain Restaurants, Reviewed by Poems: Chili’s photo
September 3, 2018 | Poetry

Chain Restaurants, Reviewed by Poems: Chili’s

Danny Caine

" ... look at me now, with a margarita / in a little pitcher thing, shaken"

Resigning from being messiah photo
August 31, 2018 | Poetry

Resigning from being messiah

Timothy Pilgrim

A two week notice.

Two Poems photo
August 31, 2018 | Poetry

Two Poems

nv baker

The streets are empty. The bars are less full. 

Travelogue  photo
August 30, 2018 | Poetry

Travelogue 

Josh Weston

In 1644 John Weston, age thirteen or sixteen, depending on the source, stowed away.

minivan photo
August 29, 2018 | Poetry

minivan

Ivanna Baranova

On the road ... 

Creation Myth photo
August 28, 2018 | Poetry

Creation Myth

Anum Sattar

Fill the latex body all the way through.

On Pussy photo
August 27, 2018 | Poetry

On Pussy

Anna Claire Hodge

Twice, my friend was flashed as a child.

Bix photo
August 24, 2018 | Poetry

Bix

Sara Anderson

For you who shone under the blue lights

How to Survive as a Single-Family Car* photo
August 23, 2018 | Poetry

How to Survive as a Single-Family Car*

Marne Wilson

Strike up a conversation with other cars you meet

Biography of a [     ] Girl  photo
August 22, 2018 | Poetry

Biography of a [     ] Girl 

Mackenzie Berry

Her guardian came from glory.

Omission photo
August 21, 2018 | Poetry

Omission

M. Drew Williams

The river, the river, the river. 

in style & so-and-so photo
August 20, 2018 | Poetry

in style & so-and-so

Katherine Vondy

sentences are donuts bursting with believability custard

Two Poems (Eulogy & These Smart Glasses ...) photo
August 17, 2018 | Poetry

Two Poems (Eulogy & These Smart Glasses ...)

Jonas Gomez Tijerino

How grand it would be if Jedi Temples were Papaya Monuments.

Three Poems photo
August 16, 2018 | Poetry

Three Poems

Jon Ruseski

That place where mystery pukes

Mannequin photo
August 15, 2018 | Poetry

Mannequin

Alex Sniatkowski

The Great Swedish Store

russet photo
August 14, 2018 | Poetry

russet

Cowboy Roland

i want to be made into french fries

2 Poems photo
August 13, 2018 | Poetry

2 Poems

Dan Mancilla

Many dust the dream, wait the time.
How important is motion?

superstitions photo
August 10, 2018 | Poetry

superstitions

Jody Chan

getting a haircut in the year’s first month will cause the death
of an uncle eating fish will bring your family abundance
八 meaning... more

2 Poems (from The Gospel According to X) photo
August 9, 2018 | Poetry

2 Poems (from The Gospel According to X)

Oliver Baez Bendorf

from
THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO X

 

Prayer is what you do when you don’t know whether your animal will live... more

2 Poems photo
August 8, 2018 | Poetry

2 Poems

catch business

how to wear a crop top to office depot

trying not to think of you

when i connect with someone

i... more

The Mounting Evidence against Monotheism photo
August 7, 2018 | Poetry

The Mounting Evidence against Monotheism

Jeffrey Hermann

Because there’s a god for the water on your skin
when you’ve come from the lake. One for the absence
of... more

Heavy Metal Love Song photo
August 6, 2018 | Poetry

Heavy Metal Love Song

Lia Mastropolo

Heavy Metal Love Song

Street drafts off the two-tone carpet in my underworld            

Air so much... more

3 Poems photo
August 3, 2018 | Poetry

3 Poems

Jakob Maier

No Vision

Two teenagers set my state on fire
with a bottle rocket. We flee
between coasts like... more

Recent Books

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Elizabeth Ellen

Elizabeth Ellen

A 400-page collection of poems in fours sections: Nicki Minaj Songs, Bob Dylan Songs, Elliott Smith Songs, and 90s Riot Grrrls Songs.

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Legs Get Led Astray

Chloe Caldwell

FOUR NEW ESSAYS BY CHLOE CALDWELL! Plus the original essays that made you fall in love with Chloe!

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Dualities

Jason Phoebe Rusch

Jason Phoebe Rusch is a queer writer from the Chicago suburbs. His full-length debut Dualities explores gender and patriarchy from the perspective of a man who was socialized and is currently still read as a woman. He is interested in complication and nuance and messy human failing, his own and that of others.