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Editor's Intro: Freedom of Fez

by Patrick Simonelli

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Artificial Rosedid the dishes, now I can die | | bought a watermelon big as a pony. | | I don't own ...
   by Bud Smith

Be Boldthe blue chorus sang in the middle of a field filled with | | buttercups, and dried grass, ...
   by Melinda Cochrane

ColorfulShe was different, rather unique | | Colorful is what they said | | Spending days ...
   by Heather M. Browne

How To CuddleYou annihilate me daily. | | Crippling self-doubt: | | what would she think if she ...
   by D.S. West

Ionic Not CorinthianI don’t tell it slant | | I tell it straight | | no chaser | | the way I ...
   by wayne f burke

Mitt Romney Dreams Of The Last Taxpayer And Nightsweats, Soaking His Magical UnderwearJulia woke up with a cold. | | Called off work. | | Went back to sleep. | | ...
   by Wred Fright

My Baby Grew In Spurts And Whistlesmy baby grew in spurts and whistles | | in whispers and flutters | | soft, slow ...
   by Lauren Hill

Needles And PinesJesus in the devils dress- | | I call you needles and pines…creator of flesh, | | ...
   by Michael Lee Johnson

Of Sex And ChessKnight spies attainable Queen | | across a crowded barroom, tries | | to move toward ...
   by A.J. Huffman

PoetsOne threatens, in rhyme, to hunt me down and kill me, | | penalty for sending his crap ...
   by Crawdad Nelson

ScalesI am a habitual shifter | |   | | singing life on different scales – | | ...
   by Rachna Kulshrestha

Serving TimeHe’s no hard-bitten little man | | big on speed, stirrup-risen on his horse | | to ...
   by John N. Miller

Shared Pigmentthe man beneath the blue room | | with his tilted head resting in his fingers | | ...
   - Infrared imagery reveals Picasso painted The Blue Room over an older painting of a bow-tied man -
   by Alan Gann

SheWould catwalk into school bake sales | | and boys varsity basketball games | | ...
   - For Alexis Fancher -
   by Tony Magistrale

Sonata Of The Moon, MoonYou loved purple. | |   | | And when you died, | |   | | everyone wore ...
   - for Andrea -
   by Aurelia Lorca

Splashes CountThe enemy in your head | | thrives on silence. | | To combat this thief of ...
   by E. Suzin Odlen

Subway Pocket PoemFour middle aged men enter the car, | | hard hats in one hand, flashlights | | in ...
   by Tony Gloeggler

Summer Evening | As the night mourns for | the dead day, the fireflies spew | out of warm meadows | like ...
   by Pavithra Satheeshkumar

The Bird And The PianoStroke the keys that makes | | The pianist fingers: | | blush as they step off | ...
   by Fernando Rafael Izaguirre Jr

The Drowning NeighborDead as an anchor | | you can only sink by grabbing hold of, | | the drowned float ...
   by WILLIAM JOHN WATKINS

The MasterIn the quiet, you will see | | The master is watching me. | |   | | In the ...
   by Kristyn Paulson

The Voice Of The WildBe the voice of wild and cry for all the people; and ask for help, no shame in asking; speak out ...
   by DR. MEL WALDMAN

The Word PoliceMy muse was driving, | | but I was at the wheel, | | foot to the floor, | | ...
   by Tom Brzezina

Threre;s No Way To Say GoodbyeWe promised ourselves a trip- | Like Kerouac ‘On the road.’ | To see ...
   by Amy Barry

We'll Try Again, You Tell Me LaterDead winter trees pace the street | | like expectant fathers, | | red flashes of ...
   by Amber Decker

Wearing Guernica: a MemoryI’m introduced to | | a dark haired | | attractive | | youngish woman | | ...
   - In all my recent works of art, I clearly express my abhorrence of the military caste which has sunk Spain in an ocean of pain and death. —Pablo Picasso -
   by Vincent Joseph Noto

Wonky TeapotEmotions spill forth | | but still, | we apply face and carry on. | | | ...
   by Tina Clowes Kay


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