Recent Poetry

Podcast: August Poetry

by Kayla Bashe, Brandon O'Brien, Karen Weyant, and Shweta Narayan, read by Ciro Faienza, Romie Stott, and Shweta Narayan

29 August 2016

In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Ciro Faienza presents poetry from the August issues.

To my Shyaam

by Shweta Narayan

22 August 2016

Dancing child, poison-turner, lifter / of mountaintops, not even Kaliya / could carry your weight.

To the Girl Who Ran Through Crop Circles

by Karen J. Weyant

15 August 2016

You never shy away from the sudden shapes / that appear shorn in the fields, // waves of stalks woven into circles and split spheres.

population changes

by Brandon O'Brien

8 August 2016

an android can win an arms race / but a black boy can't.

Archived Poetry

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