Close to the Edge
Poem by Chella Courington

She carved a woman 
on her knees, mostly stomach, 
hands buried her bowed face
August 2021 / Chella Courington / Ismail Junaid Oluwadamilare / Glenn Bach / Elizabeth Upshur / Steven Hendrix / Kushal Poddar
A WOLF IN THE HEAD
Poem by Alan Bern

Now owl in the eye of the eagle— eagle after owl and after wolf. That wolf in the head. Wolf after owl. Now the victims recede. No victories
July 2021 / Alan Bern / Seungbihn Park / Jasper Nighthawk / Holly Guran / George Ryan / Tiana Lavrova Porter
I, Babylon
Poem by Marco Abuyuan-Llanes
dedicated to Jennifer Laude

she with the voice of bronze,
     with the voice of blades
and beasts breaking
May 2021 / Marco Abuyuan-Llanes / Connor Fisher / Sreekanth Kopuri / Praniti Gulyani / Dennis Hinrichsen / Michael Rerick
The March of History
Poem by Lorelei Bacht

Turn my body to smoke deliver me from land and history there is no me only the greater good you are greater than me
April 2021 / Lorelei Bacht / Han Hamid / Ron Riekki / C Rowan Hawthorn / N.S. Reiss / Benjamin Robinson