“River” by Nic Alea

Nic Alea RIVER I think I am the river, no. I think I am the alphabet, no. I think I am in the back of the car slamming my head against the seat, I think I am screaming, no, careless, … Continue reading

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“Desert Love Poem” by Dominika Wrozynski

Dominika Wrozynski DESERT LOVE POEM This is our second Christmas, the make-it-or-break-it Christmas where we decide. I didn’t know whether I would still love you tomorrow. So today you’ve left on a hunt for a natural tree because we are … Continue reading

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“Burka” by Charles Harper Webb

Charles Harper Webb BURKA The day after a door crushes his thumb, the stain that flutters out of his cuticle looks, at first, like a black squid floating up through a pink sea. Then, poised above the nail’s half-moon, it … Continue reading

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