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Fortuity

05.27.11 Posted in audio, today's words by

A Molotkov is a writer, composer, filmmaker and visual artist, and a cofounder of the Inflectionist poetry movement (www.Inflectionism.com). Born in Russia, he moved to the United States in 1990 and switched to writing in English. He is the author of several novels, short story and poetry collections and he won the 2010 New Millennium […]


Contributor Series 8: Feast and Famine, The Secret Food Group

04.08.11 Posted in audio, Contributor Series 8, today's words by

Contributor Series 8: Feast and Famine The Secret Food Group By Mark Gooch Neither vegetable Nor fruit Not born from nature No fertilizer to fear Never spoils Stays fresh for 50 years Deep fried Frozen on a stick Breakfast with coffee Dessert with ice cream No okra or yams Can be that extreme Golden sponge […]


New Wave/New Vogue

10.29.10 Posted in audio, words to linger on by

Jeffrey Grunthaner’s poem In a Landscape appeared here in March 2010. His poetry is rich and textured, more suggestive than narrative, layered with imagery and the vague associations we make without thinking. Listen to him read this poem and see if that makes you think about the poem differently.  New Wave/New Vogue By Jeffrey Grunthaner Everything comes […]


compact discontents

10.22.10 Posted in audio, today's words by

Omar Azam’s words and voice appeared here in August (red impression). We have the great good fortune of both reading and hearing him again with his poem today. compact discontents By Omar Azam I can wrap my head around it And I don’t feel it So I wrap it away I want to feel it […]


O, September

09.02.10 Posted in audio, today's words by

Christina Marie Speed lives in Brooklyn NY with her husband and 2 sons. Off the mommy clock, she co-edits the Literary Reflections Department of Literary Mama. Her poem Cookie appeared here in July 2009 and she has work forthcoming at Dogzplot. She also maintains a column at Moondance. Keep up with her at her web site. This poem is another delight […]