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Volume: 18.1 | Year: 2019

Table of Contents:

Ryan Black
Goodbye, Piccadilly
A Gun to the Heart of the City

Bruce Bond

Brian Brodeur
Deciduous Ode

Joshua Butts

Holli Carrell
Two Women

Kelly Cherry
Burn After Reading, or Ghostwriting
Lost in Translation

Charlie Clark
Fundamental Attribution Error
These Are the Insects

Leigh Anne Couch
Wild Pigs

Lisa Fay Coutley
Leash Training

Kwame Dawes
Bones in the Soil
The Vanishing

Claudia Emerson
Face Blindness
Single Shot

Chris Emery
A Letter to the Sacred Ibis

Rebecca Foust
New Ars Poetica

Judy Halebsky
Making Shore

Henry Hart
Anniversary on the Lookout Tower
A Teacher's Story

Stephen Haven
77.15 Kelvin

Zachary Hester
End Times
October is a Fine and Dangerous Season in America

James Hoch
Puberty with Self-Portrait as Tiffky Doofky

Michael Hurley
Barnum at the Grave of Charles "Tom Thumb" Stratton

Mark Jarman
Old Haunts
Our Father Who Art Somewhere Now, We Hope

Holly Karapetkova
Another Immigrant Story
Fragments Reconstructed from a Poem
There Are Boats

John Kingsley
Limits of the Burning World

Gail Martin
To My Hips, Both Removed

Holaday Mason
Mother, Before Cremation/Me, Standing Before a Mirror Later

Charlotte Matthews
My Daughter Gets Her Wisdomm Teeth Extracted

Edward Kleinschmidt Mayes
All Must
The Lost Art of Piping Down
Se Non e Vero, e Ben Trovato

Amy O'Reilly
Postmortem, Postpartum
What Our Son's Birth Has Taught Us

Jessica Plante

Erin Rodoni
Maybe It Was Summer
While hunting mummies at the British Museum

Jacob S. Strautmann
I Dream I Meet Irene McKinney at the Ruined House of the Photographer
School Bus Brocade

Christian Teresi
Words in a Dead Girl's Mouth

Idea Vilarino
Cursed Be The Day
The Night

Sidney Wade

William Kelley Woolfitt
1912: Hush Harbor

Poets of Interest in this issue:

Bruce Bond


James Hoch
Puberty with Self-Portrait as Tiffky Doofky