While you were goneWe talkedWe touchedWe slid meltingIce cubes overSweat slick thighsWhile you were goneWe danced barefootTo the little radioIn the kitchenNakedAte chocolate chipCookies and lickedCrumbs off our facesTogetherWhile you were goneWe laughedSoftly and hardAs the light fellWe sat face toFace and fingeredEyelashesUntilWith an unwarning whirYou returnedIn blaze of light andBlaring voiceAnd caught usIn reimpoweredSixty…
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Featuring: Issue 102, published April 2022, features works of poetry, flash fiction, short nonfiction, and photography by Brittany Ackerman, Megan Anning, Mikhael Antone-D'Angelo , Azriel Cervantes, Connor Doyle, Susan Dyer, Rebecca Faulkner, Steve Fay, Bethany Freese, David A. Goodrum , Lindsey Morrison Grant , Jaime Greenberg, Stuart Baker Hawk, Ruth Holzer, K.L. Johnston , Marilyn E. Johnston , Andrea Lynn Koohi, Martha Krausz, J. A. Lagana, DS Maolalai, John Morabito, Paula Reed Nancarrow , Natasha O'Brien, Marlene Olin, Carol Ann Parchewsky , Josh Price, Jordan Robson, Jim Ross, Fabio Sassi, Sristi Sengupta, Oliver Sheppard, Jennifer Sheridan, Lynn Staley, Cheryl Walsh, Amy A. Whitcomb, Nancy Whitecar, Tracey Dean Widelitz, and Ellen June Wright.
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