It's just poetry, it won't bite

… Ready, Embrace

04.24.15 Posted in today's words by

Steven Minchin has studied at The Museum of Modern Art. He has published more than 65 poems in Mad Swirl, Right Hand Pointing, Crack the Spin, Short, Fast and Deadly, and numerous other publications. You can follow him on Facebook. Steven’s most recent poem to appear here was Deaf People Say Huh (September 2014).  … […]


The Tranquility of Previous Existence

04.23.15 Posted in today's words by

Neil Ellman’s most recent poem to appear here was Flowers in the Wind (March 2015). The Tranquility of Previous Existence (after the painting by Walter Quirt) By Neil Ellman Merely to have lived a previous life whether as a tree with a thousand rings or leaf spring-born in green and fallen in autumn’s red as […]


Escapism

04.22.15 Posted in today's words by

Ross Knapp is a recent college graduate with degrees in philosophy and literature. He has an experimental literary novel forthcoming and various publication in Commonline Journal, Blue Lake Review, Poetry Pacific Magazine, Indiana Voice Journal, Shot Glass Journal, and others. Ross lives in Minneapolis.  Escapism By Ross Knapp No agnosticism possible here– Entertain your favorite […]


Twisted Sheets

04.21.15 Posted in today's words by

James McGurk’s most recent poem to appear here was Time Expired (July 2014). Twisted Sheets By James McGurk I don’t want Another morning Like the one I had last night Thought my mind Would never get right When a shadow Of your love Lay on the bed Calling me by Another lover’s name And it’s […]


On days when dreams are not enough

04.20.15 Posted in today's words by

Christopher Roe’s most recent poem to appear here was Sidewalk Story (March 2015). On days when dreams are not enough By Christopher Roe In the spaces that exist in between footsteps lie the journeys not taken the futures forsaken and all those haunting thoughts about what if. On days when dreams are not enough taste […]