Stacks and Stacks of Receipts By: Lauren Zuniga
“says she’s against contradictions” By: Halifax (Counterclockwise to the Left) Barbara Cowan believes in aliens knows the different kinds by name lumps illegals into one
Blitzed By: Oscar Smiles I’ve the process for a clearing It involves you and succulent rearing The scorchland wranglers The best of a love life
A Vagabond By: James Tate A vagabond is a newcomer in a heap of trouble. He’s an eyeball at a peephole that should be electrocuted.
Portland Taxis By: Michael Benedikt If I were on Mars, and wanted to get back-to-home, I would Hail a taxi. There’s nothing I like better
Jack White’s Third Man Records launches publishing wing Jack White’s Third Man Records is expanding: the label will officially launch its new publishing wing next
Experiencing Death By: Liu Xiaobo I had imagined being there beneath sunlight with the procession of martyrs using just the one thin bone to uphold
The Ladling of Agent Orange By: Donal Mahoney Anything can set him off. Been that way for 40 years since he came back from Nam.
Preface to a Twenty Volume Suicide Note By: Amiri Baraka Lately, I’ve become accustomed to the way The ground opens up and envelopes me Each