4 weeklies & 1 monthly

giphy-2.gif

imgres

 

‘There Was a Great Want of Civility’ – Julie Suarez

 

All night in the trees,
the whispering,
a great disorder, not the way

Read rest of poem 

 

imgres-1

CLOUD-PATH – Tess Gallagher

With steps freshened

by wearing a man’s cast-off shoes,

I follow the rain-rutted road

as far as the fishing boats

Read rest of poem 

imgres-3

THE INFINITE – Charles Simic

The infinite yawns and keeps yawning.

Is it sleepy?

Does it miss Pythagoras?

Read rest of poem 

 

54cover300

THE SUBLIME – Richard Garcia

Now, when they remember it, they think that perhaps they had heard the approach of the sublime—like a distant hum of huge machinery, long before it arrived. As it drew closer there was no mistaking it as hundreds of swaths of trees in the forest across the valley lay down in supplication. Some of the survivors describe it as an approaching shadow. Some say it became midnight in the afternoon, and they saw

Read rest of poem 

imgres-5.jpg

Assisted Living – J. Allyn Rosser

They sit at tables close enough around
To nudge, reach for salt, and chat about the day,
But none of them has all that much to say.
Their voices dissipate and ravel. They sound
As though they’re calling out from far away.

Read rest of poem 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: