The Air We Held Between Us by T.S. IDIOT

The Air We Held Between Us by T.S. IDIOT

WARNING: FLICKERING IMAGES     The Air We Held Between Us  last time i was here, you were too and that used to hurt this hope for something solid, slowly disappearing. but i’m ok, now and i hope you are too. i really hope you’re happy, that...
Minnesota Land Snail by Meriah Lysistrata Crawford

Minnesota Land Snail by Meriah Lysistrata Crawford

    Minnesota Land Snail I admire your insouciant saunter– your devil-may-care sashay. The insistent probe of your tentacles; the determined waves of your slimy sole. For you, I lay down on the gritty path. For you, I risked ticks and bee stings. For...
Runaways London

Runaways London

    History, storytelling and escape from slavery in 17th and 18th Century London Between the 1650s and 1780s many hundreds of enslaved people were brought to London. Most were African although a significant minority were South Asian and a smaller number...
Velvet by Ofem Ubi

Velvet by Ofem Ubi

        my grandfather’s dentition looks like a bad floor tiling but I love it. my new routine is playing hide and seek In the spaces between his 92 yr. old teeth. I cling to the roof of his mouth when he flosses, hoping to find his recipe for...
Swansong by Nicholas McGaughey

Swansong by Nicholas McGaughey

  Swansong        After the leaves left, a chill wind came with a day to blow in my hometown. It was a cold return to places that had gone, to remain a second city.   The castle’s skull still stared over the ruins Of scrolled Victoriana, lost in a...