Recent Poetry


by Alleliah Nuguid

25 April 2016

See this desire for flight / fulfilled; this taste for sweetness, / ache only fruit can sate


by Layla Al-Bedawi

18 April 2016

I teach you how to nick the skin between your fingers, worry the cut / open and blow on it with hot salty breath

Eating Verse

by Akua Lezli Hope

11 April 2016

passionfruit and lime / layers of fragrance unfolded / aromas thick textured blood wine


by Bryan Thao Worra

4 April 2016

Why the Fiend? / Ask your white page, / These faint margins we're assigned

Archived Poetry

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