Cassandra de Alba

i love a teenager

care too much about dead boys

emergency emergency

Cynthia Arrieu-King

POEM IN WHICH ONLY ONE FACE APPEARS

"What do I hate more: when the voice over-articulates as if one is an idiot, or this feeling I will never be able to show my face again."

Nance Van Winckel

Shanti Weiland

Fantasy Cheryl

"I love what I want from her. She’d love me to leave it."

Jill Khoury

The Fortune Teller Channels My Dead Mother

"My rage can obliterate home, body, the long tether that holds me to earth."

Andrew Hammerand

Marisa Crawford

Ryan Gosling Wearing a T-shirt of Macaulay Culkin Wearing a T-shirt of Ryan Gosling Wearing a T-shirt of Macaulay Culkin

"Emily Dickinson might call it a “swoon.”"

Ryan Gosling Wearing a T-shirt of Macaulay Culkin Wearing a T-shirt of Ryan Gosling Wearing a T-shirt of Macaulay Culkin

"Ew I’m a “woman.”"

Leah Browning

Gravel

"On closer inspection, though, it became obvious that he had just made the drawing again on top of the fresh paint. The same apple, the same words."

Mark Columbus

Battle of the Jazz Guitarist


Lawrence Eby

Chaldene

"I called you on the phone to tell you who died."

Harpalyke

"When the packs rolled in, the booming of a gun set them right, set them down in the dust..."

Vincent Poturica

There's a riverbed where the Devil likes to nap

"That his ecstasy refuses to defeat his boredom."

Edgar Cardenas