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Running with the Yaks: Haibun by Bob Lucky

24 Jul 2017, Posted by Editor in Fiction

Art: Baptiste Charruyer RUNNING WITH THE YAKS   My friend is going blind. He’s known this for most of his life. It’s genetic and can’t be corrected. His father went blind the same way. Gradually the periphery disappears and you’re squinting at the world through…

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How I Keep Don Quixote Alive: Haibun by Bob Lucky

24 Jul 2017, Posted by Editor in Fiction

Art: “Fevereiro” by Vera Fonseka HOW I KEEP DON QUIXOTE ALIVE Christmas safely behind me, I sat out on the patio of my apartment at the Quinta de Valverde and drank a cup of coffee – no sugar, no milk – preparing myself to survive another…

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Her Porcelain Skin: Poem by Laura Schulkind

24 Jul 2017, Posted by Editor in Poetry

Art: Martha Winterhalter HER PORCELAIN SKIN I can’t believe you are here— her first words to me, the first day of the last days, looking up from the bed that swallowed her.   Words I keep coming back to. Couldn’t believe I would come? But where…

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There is a Road: Poem by Laura Schulkind

24 Jul 2017, Posted by Editor in Poetry

Art: “Reunion” by Maria Wolfram THERE IS A ROAD “Jane Crofut; The Crofut Farm; Grover’s Corners; Sutton County; New Hampshire; United States of America; Continent of North America; Western Hemisphere; the Earth; the Solar System; the Universe; the Mind of God.”                                                 —Thorton Wilder, Our Town…

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Dear Nancy Drew: Haibun by Roberta Beary

24 Jul 2017, Posted by Editor in Fiction

Art: Susanne Knapp DEAR NANCY DREW It’s me. Your newest author.   I’m here to tell you it’s time. To come out. Of the closet you’ve spent decades in. It must be getting old.   How long is Girl George willing to wait? Or is…

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The Accident: Poem by Abigail Warren

24 Jul 2017, Posted by Editor in Poetry

Art: Maximilian Rau THE ACCIDENT Didn’t you see me coming? No, I didn’t. The adrenalin pumping through our  wild and open veins the body quick to take care of itself the mind left on its own. No, I didn’t see you coming, going through the…

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Field Notes: Haibun by Michele Root-Bernstein

29 Jun 2017, Posted by Editor in Poetry

Art: “Heavy Rain” by Joe Papagoda FIELD NOTES Winter morning. The living room. My daughter, home for a couple of weeks. Me, full of unspoken questions about her life elsewhere. Suddenly, we hear something slam into the picture window. My daughter rushes outside to rescue…

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Turner in His Studio: Haibun by Michele Root-Bernstein

29 Jun 2017, Posted by Editor in Poetry

Art: “The Blue Rigi, Sunrise 1842” by J. M. W. Turner TURNER IN HIS STUDIO   Imagine his effort to be present, the years he spent training hand and eye to the qualia. How many times and with what determination did he tear himself from warm…

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