Oct/Nov 2011

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(These are excerpts—click on the titles to view the complete poems)


Special Feature — Word Poems
Poems containing the words fume, pound, countertop, and postscript.


green goslings shuddering in a sudden
river breeze; darkling bark that wraps
our insides
Janice Pariat


Two Poems
She made all the stupid concessions
I always had, so I left her alone.
Sandy Anderson


The Artist Shen Chou Is Dissatisfied
Accept for now art's limits;
yield instead to spirit,
the limitlessness of sky.
Marjorie Mir


Two Poems
I was deaf to the birds, blind to the sun
till that man found me: my love, my ticket out.
Michaela Gabriel


A Love Story That Is Not Mine
You are determined now to be a deity, a thousand
Aztec shrines in face of his crooked circles.
Hala Alyan


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