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Salmon, by Kim Addonizio

In this shallow creek
they flop and writhe forward as the dead
float back toward them. Oh, I know

what I should say: fierce burning in the body… 158 more words

Poetry

A Virtual Interview with Susan Rooke

Poet Susan Rooke will be the featured reader on Thursday, May 14, 2015 from 7:15 to 9:00 at BookWoman (5501 N. Lamar) for May’s 2nd Thursday Poetry Reading and Open Mic. 1,843 more words

Poetry

"Glass" by Kim Addonizio

In every bar there’s someone sitting alone and absolutely absorbed
by whatever he’s seeing in the glass in front of him,
a glass that looks ordinary, with something clear or dark… 456 more words

Poetry

flawed courtship

 a persona of flawed courting

“flawed courtship”

the twitch of my small black wheel

front left

forgotten gauze strangling my caster,
screaming against linoleum – I run… 2,044 more words

Life

“What Do Women Want?”

I want a red dress.
I want it flimsy and cheap,
I want it too tight, I want to wear it
until someone tears it off me. 171 more words

Life

AWP Observations

Observations from AWP 15: Day 1

  • Dinty W. Moore stopped by our booth on the first day of the bookfair to look at the free matchbooks we were giving away.
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