Issue 8
Issue 8: spring/summer 2009
All Poetry Issue

Barbara Hamby Ode on Giving, War, and the Lighthouse at Alexandria
Heather Sellers My Elementary School in Orlando | Built on the Site of the Fountain of Youth | Teacher Reuniting with Twelve Students at a Restaurant
Chip Livingston Poemx (that I thought broke my heart)
Charles Sand Sister’s Song | Ballad of an Ass Treading Toward an Angel
Tom Lombardo Sun Cloud Night Dawn
Charles Wyatt Haspenald | Maffle | Dittology
Olivia Clare The Beaten Brothers
Jona Colson Doctor to Patient
Molly Kugel First Night in the Palace | History of Shell
Heather Hamilton Shark | Desert Flying: Algeria, 1942
F. J. Bergmann Reflecting
Kathleen Cochran Companion | Approximate Wait Time Will Be
K. Edwards High Times
Charles Baudelaire (translated by James McColley Eilers) La Beauté (Beauty)
Pablo Medina At the Blue Note | The Highway of Blazing Cars
Susan Browne Zephyr | Mandolin
Christopher Bakken 17.xi.07 | Vise
Erinn Batykefer Before You Wake
W. S. Di Piero The Light Box | The Big Beach Book
Hailey Leithauser The Moon Speaks of the Lives of Caesars
Robert Schultz (photographs by Binh Danh) from Transmigrations
Devon McC Jackson UXOs
Anne Shaw Hobble
T. Zachary Cotler No Coincidence | At Keats Grove, Hampstead
Aimee Nezhukumatathil The Secret of Soil
David Kirby Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus
Carrie Jerrell Big Daddy
Michael Loughran Letters to Noelle | What We Need the Most Will Be at First Refused
Sara Pennington from The Primer of Zinnie Lucas: An Abecedarium
Timothy O’Keefe If Palinurus | Candle
Eric Bliman Hades Dreams of Winter in Springtime
Billy Collins As Usual
Jessica Johnson Barnacles
Kevin Cantwell Carpenters at Carrabelle
Danielle Sellers The Wrecker’s Wife, Key West, 1841
Chris Tanseer Wallace in the Tropics | Charles & Emma
Paige Hill Starzinger Border Land
Ellen Goldstein The Pleiades: Electra
Amanda Carver Whatever It Is | Second Grade
Stephanie Kartalopoulos When I Miss Him
Stefanie Wortman Family Plot
Allen Braden Catalpa (Catalpa speciosa)
Andrew Kozma A Firm Belief in Unfettered Joy
Sandra Meek Moth Season
Colette Inez Revery of Sappho
Robert Herschbach Loose Weather | Cul-de-sac
Kathleen Hellen Optimism: The Pikesville cheerleaders before the game
Terri Witek Walking Fertile
Joanna Preston Breaking Up
Claudia Burbank Opera
Richard Lyons As an Espionage Film with Subtitles
Kate Angus I Will Begin Tagging “Sad Robot Inc.” . . . | Thank You Again, Brooklyn, for the Free Coffee
Mihaela Moscaliuc Dreaming in Romanian
Stephen Kampa Upon Finishing Don Juan | The Reclamation of Paradise
Daniel Wolff Green Heron