Rachel Smith’s Poetry

Jun 29, 2017 by

Dragonflies   The life cycle of Anisoptera also known as the dragonfly, consists of copulation, which lasts 1-2 minutes, then...

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Kim Echlin on Love and Death

Jun 29, 2017 by

We wanted author Kim Echlin’s thoughts on ‘Love and Death,’ as both figure so prominently in her work. Master...

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Death and Failure

Jun 29, 2017 by

A COFFEE HOUSE CHAT with Dr. Faith Banks Alex Risen and I are happy to have snagged Faith Banks (hospice veterinarian and recent...

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Poetry Winner Barbara Black

May 11, 2017 by

microconundrums   unheard music you swallowed a songbird its beak stuck on the same wrong note this is no time for minor...

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Poetry Finalist Sharon Black

May 10, 2017 by

  Painting   We don’t talk about the subject, its tilted head, the fat comma of its body swelling out of the frame. In the...

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Poetry Finalist Angela Stubbs

May 9, 2017 by

  I’m an Expert at Confessions   I’d love to steal one of your brother’s vintage cars and go for a spin. If I said come...

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Poetry Finalist Iris Dunkle

May 8, 2017 by

  Charmian London Meets Harry Houdini That the heart is not shaped like a trick box though velvet-tongued, though bottomed with...

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2017 Poetry Contest Shortlist

May 4, 2017 by

  Congratulations to our shortlisted poets! Starting Monday we will publish a finalist a day (in no particular order as we are...

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