Posts by Noah Cicero

February 20, 2023 | Poetry

A World of Silences

Noah Cicero

The face in my mirror keeps getting older –
Into the face of the man who beat me

December 24, 2021 | Poetry


Noah Stetzer

Be sure it's not wrapped...

August 12, 2020 | Poetry

How It Was When We Were

Noah Stetzer

Jeff O told us that he and Brian H split after watching Chasing Amy...

June 15, 2017 | Poetry

Trigger Warning

Noah Eli Gordon

It’s not the enormity of the half-eaten doughnut. 

June 20, 2016 | Poetry

A Giant Cat Poem

Noah Cicero


There is not one song
in my YouTube 
sad enough
to endure this night
wearing my khaki
work pants 
with a small kitty
crawling on my lap

The internet is

February 14, 2015 | Poetry

A Chingu in Seattle  (For Jake Levine)

Noah Cicero

We sat many a Saturday
on the bank of The Han River,
in Seoul. Drinking makkoli,
looking at Basquiats, talking
about what it means to be Jewish,
when we danced at Susie Q's to

July 3, 2014 | Poetry

7 Poems

No A.

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

November 29, 2012 | Fiction

A Change of Seasons

Nathan Oates

No one called it a plague at first.  We weren’t the kind of people who used words like that, words heavy with the suggestion of some greater force, but the idea was there, almost from the beginning, skittering around in the back of my head, peeking out into the light.