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not a book, but a poem. the incredible Lynn Emmanuel first had this poem appear in Poetry magazine in May 1983. it is still as heartbreaking and painful and beautiful today as it was those many years ago.

Frying Trout While Drunk” is not just about the trout her mother, and now the poet, prepares. it touches on ways we abuse ourselves. it uses internal rhymes and alliteration to draw the reader in. there is a fluidity between past and present.

it seems the right time to revisit this poem as we prepare our anthology centered around food. what poem moves you? tell us.

limited submission window – insurrection

we are immediately accepting poems and artwork, essays and flash fiction, surrounding the events of jan 6, 2021, and the events since leading up to jan 20, 2021. we intend

Berserker by Christian Garduno

I’m thinking there weren’t any actual “riots” at the Capitol Building yesterday. Seems kind of fishy, like an OBAMA set-up. I’m calling BS on LameStream Media!! None of it even

As The Lights Grow Dim by Josh Jennings

A ragged D.C. sunset  brought the promise of fellowship. Booze took care of the rest. They gathered online, spewing conspiracy theories and hate – before marching down Constitution Avenue. Their

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