Gnashing Teeth Publishing

| words that get in your teeth

peeking around the corner

october is almost here, which means we are about to go to the printer. tedious details about fonts and spacing are necessarily being discussed. the cover art should be finalized for printing soon. artists are amazing people who manage to bring life to ideas.

i know many of you are on pins and needles, as are we. thank you for your patience during this time. the end result is going to be delicious.

now back to work, where the only sound is the clicking of keys, the whish of air escaping the vents, and chairs creaking as we lean back to savor the words.

young woman with red hair smiling at the camera with a white paper umbrella behind her

like pretty tulips by linda m. crate

everything has been hard and heavy, as of late; in my world and the world at large— so yesterday i was drinking in small wonders like pretty tulips dancing out

What I Can Offer You by Rich Orloff

I cannot fix your pain I cannot solve your problem I can’t prevent the sorrow you’re feeling Or even guarantee I’ll make you smile However, because I’ve known Joy embracing

by Natalye Childress

*this poem is in .jpg to preserve formatting *this is the unformatted text of the poem after rainer maria rilke you, the poet, have become world weary, word-wrought. and god

guy with a dark beard and moustache wearing a black graphic tee

Orchards of Udders by Jon Wesick

dripped on the blanket while air rustled tamarind trees. Chekhov drank a Thai iced tea and plummeted out of this poem. A flock of circles twittered in the hacksaw bushes

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