Monthly Archives: April 2013

SATURDAY POETRY SERIES PRESENTS: ARLENE KIM

By Arlene Kim: (Today’s poems originally appeared in Diode and appear here today with permission from the poet.) Arlene Kim grew up on the east coast of the U.S. before drifting westward. Her first collection of poems What have you … Continue reading

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4/19/2013

4/19/2013 by James Tadd Adcox [The following is an attempt to make something out of a pre-narrative moment. The words come from news programs, radio broadcasts, online stories, tweets and text messages intercepted on April 19, 2013, between the hours … Continue reading

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SATURDAY POETRY SERIES PRESENTS: CATHERINE PIERCE

Photo by Megan Bean BECAUSE I’LL NEVER SWIM IN EVERY OCEAN By Catherine Pierce Want is ten thousand blue feathers falling all around me, and me unable to stomach that I might catch five but never ten thousand. So I … Continue reading

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SATURDAY POETRY SERIES PRESENTS: MATT HART

DAILY CHORES By Matt Hart The important things don’t just happen by accident They don’t get said if no one’s willing to go out on a limb and maybe fall into the waiting arms of the meadow, the meadow so … Continue reading

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SATURDAY POETRY SERIES PRESENTS: EDNA ST. VINCENT MILLAY

SPRING By Edna St. Vincent Millay To what purpose, April, do you return again? Beauty is not enough. You can no longer quiet me with the redness Of little leaves opening stickily. I know what I know. The sun is … Continue reading

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