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Volume: 2020.07 | Year: 2020

Table of Contents:

Jabari Asim
Some Call It God

Otto Leland Bohanan
Go Give the World

Cheryl Boyce-Taylor
After Robert Fuller

Rasheed Copeland
When Puffy says, and we won't stop, 'cause we can't stop.

James D. Corrothers
Dream and the Song

Marissa Davis

Toi Derricotte
Why I don't write about George Floyd

Alice Dunbar-Nelson

Cornelius Eady

Tongo Eisen-Martin
I Do Not Know the Spelling of Money

Barbara Fant
My dad buried two dogs in the backyard:

Danielle Legros Georges
What is Water?

Angelina Weld Grimke
The Puppet-Player

J. W. Hammond
The Optimist

Derrick Harriell
Underground King

Sean Hill
Governor's Mansion Hands

Krysten Hill

Luther Hughes
My Mother, My Mother

Honoree Fanonne Jeffers

Eva A. Jessye
To a Rosebud

Joshua Henry Jones, Jr.
I Saw You

Allison Joseph

George Marion McClellan
The Sun Went Down in Beauty

Yesenia Montilla
a brief meditaiton on breath

Jive Poetic
Assume the Position

Jason Reynolds

Evie Shockley
sonnet for the long second act

Enzo Solin Surin
When Night Fills with Premature Exits

Crystal Valentine
This Little Light of Mine

Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon

L. Ash Williams
Red Wine Spills

Poets of Interest in this issue:

Honoree Fanonne Jeffers


Evie Shockley
sonnet for the long second act