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Whisper

Whisper

January 26, 2010

Jeffrey Bilbro

 

A parody of Allen Ginsberg’s Howl. In “Whisper” Mr. Bilbro breaks down some of the feelings of and about Generation ME. A thought-provoking piece that should be required reading in all freshman English classes.

Slamming My Next Poem Home

Slamming My Next Poem Home

December 1, 2009

Milton W. Mannix

 

Yes, it’s another poem about poems, but this one is not like the others. Milton Mannix uses all the poet’s tools to drive each line home.

River of Life

River of Life

October 29, 2009

Pearl Mary Wilshaw

Threads of being waver in the breeze,
Cells weave energy into a murmuring stream…

A Mass Killing for Love

A Mass Killing for Love

October 29, 2009

Josh Smith

Maybe I’m being melodramatic,
but I really would kill for you…

Series On An Unnamed Protagonist

Series On An Unnamed Protagonist

October 29, 2009

Daniel Klotz

You belch up the acid taste
of the toaster oven pizza…

Comfort

Comfort

October 29, 2009

Valerie Hall

I keep in the stead of your eyes and hand’s intensity
A meager consolation: that in living I am speaking…
Notches

Notches

October 29, 2009

Ryan McNally

There are empty ways to count success.
My parents sexed so I could be…

Fear of Flying

Fear of Flying

October 29, 2009

Adrienne Su

They’re sure of it: by hugging the ground
they will avert the day it swallows them.

Following the Ancients

Following the Ancients

October 29, 2009

Pamela Pignataro

 

The world did not start when you were born, so let the paths of the ancients lead you through your life.

Ode to a Cemetery on All Souls Day

Ode to a Cemetery on All Souls Day

October 29, 2009

Kenneth DiMaggio

Halloween
Was for the rest
of America…

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