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poems by Ayaz Daryl Nielsen

next to a burrow on this wooded bluff beside the Mississippi singing hymns of well-being for that which lives within perhaps even a goddess yes,…

The Red Boots of Hong Kong

by Lex Demoncock A big “Sale” sign hung in the window of the Beverly Hills Polo Club.  Only a desperate social climber would want to…

poems by Ian Smith

 Brochure as Memento Mori   Former Calulu Post Office it says, High Ceilings. Lots of Shedding conjures a wry verb. Verandahs, Porches, twist my heart…

poems by Changming Yuan

[fissuring]   Between two high notes The song gives a crack Long enough To allow me to enter Like a fish jumping back Into the…

Faintless Goats

by Mitchell Grabois The sensei had given her a Buddha name: Moon Pillow, which I thought suited her pretty good, though I can’t explain why, but…

Water Buffalo

by Mitchell Grabois 1. After Tu and I made love, I fell asleep and dreamt I was running along the edge of a swamp. I…

poems by Lana Bella

Words best left unkissed on a dry martini   words best left unkissed on a dry martini, still, I will unlock my door’s latch for the woman who hid behind…