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water descants

lovers are vessels
drifting buoyant
on the brink of drown
quenched in kissing rains…
with laughter brimming
on waves of cresting….
rhythm rocking in currents of… 62 more words


prayer to a descant voice

muse… voice me
to descant…to counterpoint
like champagne bubbles
that float to surface mirth…
or…like grace note birdsong
that lifts invisible in space
and patterns all the air… 66 more words


"When We Die" forthcoming in Descant

Story tackles gay history during Nazi era

I found out recently that my story “When We Die” will be published in Descant magazine’s upcoming special issue on Berlin. 197 more words


Week Six: Practically Speaking for Practical Editing

Earlier this week, I put a call out to an academic community listserv; I asked:

I received six or seven responses. Some pointed me toward other listservs, databases like CompPile, and one from my undergraduate research mentor, Dr. 645 more words


Winston Collins / Descant Prize

I got a perplexing call this morning from Vera DeWaard, Managing Editor of Descant. She wanted to let me know that the winner of the… 170 more words

Poetry By Andy Verboom