Daily Archives: April 23, 2015

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“Ferguson 1/8 Sample”- Spook

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­­the heat you can see rising on the horizon­­ the sun hot. the sons hot. and all the daughters keep flooding the block with tears­­ alone and in despair, they screaming out for the laws to stop killing their brothers in the middle of the street. it’s war in the middle west and the middle…

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“Lost” by Saanya Ali

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On the corner of Lex and 53rd is where I found her. She was there with the stale Starbucks cup from the angry morning bridge and tunnel rush. She was there, on the street next to the solitary Spiderman glove dropped by a distracted 4 year old walking to school, light up sneakers and rolling…

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“Raincheck” by Francesca Huynh

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Clearly, I said, clearly. It’s not you- I just don’t want to he spills, each word biting the warmth our bodies have created, each bit of quiet flushing blood to my ears Can I take a rain check? Oh honey, take it with a one way ticket Flood your now foreign flesh with my lived…

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“Skinny Boy” by Kit Zauhar

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i like the way your fingertips and lips tremble it reminds me of flicking soda can tabs and time lapses of grass growing and the sound of people dropping pins on the floor above me and the way my own knuckles vibrate to reveal vulnerable tendons i wonder if sometimes like people who have strokes…

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