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Special Feature — Word Poems
Poems containing the words sacred, passport, lion, and echo.
Includes a special invitation for the next issue.
The white of an egg and a blinded eye
Are all I have to see her by.
someday we'll have land of our own
and we'll bury each other there when we're gone
The Love Song of a Mermaid
On the strand, people say hello
Speaking slightly in falsetto.
You said I'm a wet dream
& a nightmare, that I make you float.
he didn't punch he clipped
he didn't smoke he sucked cupped lips
John G. Hall
She wants him to take an ax to her,
to this forest of dryads chiming in her head
But old oak wood freed of nail companions
has its own vocabulary
Temple in Bishnupur, West Bengal
A terracotta temple, perched
among the power of its own silhouette,
lent itself to speculation.
Behind the curtain a man
Fate of the Human Queen
Wherein lies the law that says