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GET A MANTRA, JUST OWN IT GRL

Rachel Ellison

08.15.14

“In sound and silence I can see, see the theatricality of your quotidian body”: poems of performative pleasure from Rachel Ellison selected by summer poetry editor Cassandra Troyan.

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LITTLE WAR

Jackqueline Frost

08.08.14

“And mostly we are exhausted and unmoved, even if at times a flare crests the wind and plaining voices rue inside this very long, little war, the opacity of it, around which we stumble as if looking for a light.” A coterie essay from Jackqueline Frost selected by summer poetry editor Cassandra Troyan.

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THE FUTURE IS BETWEEN US

Jackie Wang

08.01.14

3 new poems by Jackie Wang on the conditions of being possible. “You’re a woman with a diseased heart,” she said, “which should not be confused with heart disease, as a diseased heart is what you get after bleeding too many unstitched metaphors.”

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True Black (II)

Thom Donovan

07.25.14

“Immanent like no description passes for witness / Repeated until we are one with violence”: a new poem from Thom Donovan selected by Summer poetry editor Cassandra Troyan.

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WHEN THE LAMBS RISE UP AGAINST THE BIRD OF PREY

Anne Boyer

07.18.14

The nature of the lamb and the predator take form in a new poem by Anne Boyer, selected by Summer poetry editor Cassandra Troyan.

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A Question of Form

Jeff Alessandrelli

07.17.14

Jeff Alessandrelli talks form and contemporary poetry through a review Edward Hirsch’s A Poet’s Glossary.

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Breastfed, Rocked, Deloused, Whipped

Marie Buck

07.11.14

Terror and sound abound in a new poem by Marie Buck, selected by Summer poetry editor Cassandra Troyan.

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We Built This City

Anna Vitale

07.04.14

Get gold with guns, butter, shinola, and all such other slow wild stacked up today in Independence via a new poem by Anna Vitale, selected by Summer poetry editor Cassandra Troyan.

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Fear Not (Provided You Fear)

Jacqueline Waters

06.27.14

A moving new poem by Jacqueline Waters, selected by Spring poetry editor Molly Brodak.

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Are You Crazy

Natalie Lyalin

06.20.14

The fury of G-d is opened in a new poem by Natalie Lyalin, selected by Spring poetry editor Molly Brodak.