Issue 12

ART

Hedy Habra
Chinese Ink on Rice Paper

Izumi Yokoyama
Pen and Ink

Johanna DeBiase
Collage

POETRY

Ana Maria Rodas
& translated by Christopher Brandt
#8
#9

Anne Champion
Visiting Anne Sexton’s Grave
To the Missing Girls

Arron Shiver
My Hero
For My Friends Who Are Very Hungry

Catherine Strisik
Monhegan
Past Tense

Charlie Kalogeroes-Chattan
That Extraordinary Mote of Dust
Demise of a Star

Hedy Habra
To My Son Upon His First Visit to Lebanon
The Taste of the Earth

John Biscello
Sylvia Plath
Anne Sexton

Juma Rifai
& translated by
Nizar Sartawi and Veronica Golos
A Single Repeated Sentence

Lee Peterson
Fugue
Matins: Volta

Mia Ayumi Malhotra
Dear _______
Where Poems Come From

Micah Khater
Shapeshifting
Delicate Collections

Robert Okaji
Letter to Geis from This Side of the Glass
A Texas Goodbye

Rusty Morrison
notes from the understory (level 15)
notes from the understory  (level 16)
notes from the understory  (level 17)

Veronica Gerber Bicecci
& translated by Christina MacSweeney
A Selection of Haiku

Veronica Golos
Chinatown Fish Market
The Year of Rain

Vi Khi Nao
My Year
There Is No Touchdown Here, Belichick

Yuan Changming
Heart-Rooted: An Introduction to Chinese Characters
Fragmenting: A Sonnet in Infinitives