Purchase Print Issue – forthcoming
Kindle – forthcoming1
Contributors: Jeffrey Bean, C.W. Cannon, James Capozzi, James Claffey, Jehanne Dubrow, Barbara Duffey, Tim Earley, Philip Fried, Robert Glick, Samuel Gray, Dan Gutstein, Bruce Holbert, Michael Derrick Hudson, Joy Kennedy-O’Neill, Sara Lefsyk, Michael Martin, Philip Metres, David Ohle, Simon Perchik, …0
In anguish also they wail the fatal snare….
O ye that are two souls within one fire
—Dante, Inferno, Canto XXVI
The wild deer, wand’ring here & there,
Keeps the Human Soul from Care.
—William Blake, Auguries of Innocence
Two hundred frames in, you decide the sketches
are too shaky once set in motion. You throw them
in the garbage, dump your spaghetti on top so
there would be no way to salvage them. This repeats
again, except the …
Contributors: Chana Bloch, James Capozzi, Eduardo Milán, William Borden, Tom Haushalter, Guy R. Beining, Emmy Hunter, Rob Yardumian, Keith Cartwright, David Francis, Ioan Flora, Donald Maginnis, Aurelie Sheehan, Nathan Whiting, Thomas Dukes, Michael Ives, Michael Czyzniejewski, Ji-Taek Park, Daniel Gutstein, …0
Hey Patriot, whither dost thou flag wander?
What thought could be made
complete while one is thinking?
An inkling day, a little answer
for any family’s tree.
I am aware of my many nationalities.
I know the moment the fog …
I have no word for the slaying of whales.
In your tongue,
it is grindadráp or simply
nothing, the way we gesture
at the body, so familiar, or simply
accepting of the way it is.
Because it can be difficult…
Unfathomable City: A New Orleans Atlas, Edited by Rebecca Solnit and Rebecca Snedeker. University of California Press, 2013. $29.95, 176 pages.
Room 220 will host the New Orleans launch of Unfathomable City: A New Orleans Atlas at a Happy …4
It’s as if the pinpoints are stars, and I am drawn in blue pencil,
the pictures between them.
Immaterial, non-print. I exist in the false-empty,
the heft within atoms. I think about what I eat.
Three times a day …
Contributors: Philip Fried, John Ronan, Cynthia Hogue, Simon Perchik, Timothy Scott, Andrew Miller, Jill Marquis, Susanne Kort, Lois Marie Harrod, Dieter Weslowski, David Francis, MaryJo Mahoney, Sherri Flick, L. S. Klatt, Mark Neely, Cynie Cory, Michael Barrett, Valerie Vogrin, Brant …0
Like any historical novel—even one set in recent history—Rachel Kushner’s The Flamethrowers is a convergence of the past and the present, the time before now rendered with the help of research but intrinsically influenced …4