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*for donations of 5.00 or more, one will receive a privately self-published work of 60 poems by editor Barton Smock called ~mood piece for baby blur~


CONTRIBUTORS, volume first:

Jon Cone

Adam Hughes

Leanne Drapeau

Agnieszka Mauch

Amelia Kester

Brian Dawson

Ed Churchouse

Jill Chan

Arvind Joshi

Gayle McCreery

Robert Okaji

Kelli Allen

Daniel Paul Marshall

Charlotte Hamrick

Nicholas Christian

Tim Miller

volume first, January 2018, is available here:

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CONTRIBUTORS, volume second:

Darren C Demaree

Eleanor Gray

Heather Minette

Gillian Prew

Billy Burgos

Ion Corcos

Corey Mesler

L. Ward Abel

Alex Hoshor

Sara Moore Wagner

Tara Isabel Zambrano

Rae Hoffman Jager

Caroline Plasket

Sophia Naz

Heather Knox

Marisol Baca

Yesenia Montilla

RA Washington

volume second, March 2018, is available here:


CONTRIBUTORS, volume third:

Alexis Rhone Fancher

Tony Gloeggler

Francine Witte

Ace Boggess

Ellaraine Lockie

Donna Snyder

Sravani singampalli

Jon Cone

Donora A. Rihn & Andrew Rihn

K Taylor

Grace Marie Grafton

Matt Dennison


Jennifer van Alstyne

Luke J. Johnson

Tresha Faye Haefner

Andrena Zawinski

Michele Leavitt

Tom Snarsky

Vasilina Orlova

Rishitha Shetty

Crystal Stone

Howie Good

J. J. Steinfeld

Jessica Purdy

John Grey

Paul Koniecki

Tim Kahl

Andrew Kozma

Jim Zola

Jessica Dawson

Michael J. Carter

Barbara Turney Wieland

Tara Ballard

Maayan Avery

Mark J. Mitchell

Hibah Shabkhez

Amy Soricelli

Fin Sorrel

Lucy M. Logsdon

Lauren Scharhag

Aaron Belz

Natalie Crick

Jan Steckel

Danielle Hanson

Sarah Sarai

volume third, April 2018, is available here:


CONTRIBUTORS, volume fourth (to print approx. June 2018)

Marjorie Thomsen

Robert Knox

Robyn Brooks

G.B. Ryan
person G.B. Ryan, one poem

Lana Bella
person Lana Bella, two poems

stephanie roberts

Asante Keron Hamid

M. Carmen Lane

Lee Nash

Arushi Singh

Devon Balwit

Grace Marie Grafton

Holly Lyn Walrath

Chris Shorne

Clara Burghelea

Lydia Renfro

Michelle Bermudez

Laura Del Col Brown

Jenny Sadre-Orafai

Susannah Nevison and Molly McCully Brown

Rus Khomutoff

Stephanie L. Harper

Rita Anderson

Rosemarie Dombrowski

Rebecca Ruth Gould

Margarita Serafimova

Nicole Melchionda

Lauren Brazeal


(small) REVIEWS:

of Unmark by Montreux Rotholtz:

of The People’s Elbow by Rax King:

of What Bodies Have I Moved by Chelsea Dingman:

of Date Palms ~ Pointillism by Sophia Naz:

of Tremor by Marisol Baca:

of Dark Horse by Kristina Marie Darling:

of In This Quiet Church Of Night, I Say Amen by Devin Kelly:

of Café Crazy by Francine Witte:

of Thaw by Chelsea Dingman:

of Yolk by Camonghne Felix:

of ghost exhibit by Melissa Atkinson Mercer:

of Three Colours Grief by Gillian Prew:

of dark acre by Canese Jarboe:

of patient. by Bettina Judd:

of VOID SETS by Michelle Gottschlich:

of Inquisition by Kazim Ali:

of Third-Millennium Heart,by Ursula Andkjær Olsen, translated by Katrine Øgaard Jensen:

of Adrenalin by Ghayath Almadhoun, translated by Catherine Cobham:

of One Throne by Rae Hoffman Jager:

of hooked through by Sara Moore Wagner:

of Saudade by Traci Brimhall:

of Indictus by Natalie Eilbert:

of Two Towns Over by Darren C. Demaree:

of Portrait of a Body in Wreckages by Meghan McClure:

of marshland moon by Eleanor Gray:

of They Were Bears by Sarah Marcus:

of Set To Music A Wildfire by Ruth Awad:

of Calling A Wolf A Wolf by Kaveh Akbar:

of Many Full Hands Applauding Inelegantly by Darren C Demaree:

of Imagine Not Drowning by Kelli Allen:

of The Crown Ain’t Worth Much by Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib:

of Throats Full of Graves by Gillian Prew:

of Uttering The Holy by Adam Hughes:

of Viszlat by Roberto Carcache Flores:

of What To Believe by Jill Chan: