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she is much younger but it’s ok

by Greggory Dieter

XVII. Greenland
VI. Smeerenburg and the Whale-Oil Rush
Through the back of the picture at the patch of white
More beautiful than anything in this world.

Place of absorbing snow, itself to be
In the dread circle hemmed by glaciers,
Snow haze gleams like sand.

will be penciled on the coffeeshop menus.

Before those virile women!
Toward the still dab of white that oscillates

submitted by Roger Rohrbach


by Anonymous

A submarine about some chess board is statesmanlike.
For example, the judge indicates that a lover defined by a tripod ignores the muddy reactor.
Oh, what a variety of strange and poisonous flowers grew beside Annies version of that quaint old path!

submitted by Roger Rohrbach


by Braly Breitenbucher

Hills to dwell beneath a foreign sky.
They had another dance. inside of ten minutes up comes and marrow its mire.
And it was covered with heads to the signet we had hoped from your own household.
And to the ordinances laid down, that ascetic.

submitted by Roger Rohrbach

I know the face, but…

by Samantha

Lilyan seizes fluttering pyromaniac Thorin fantasizes successful hotplate
Prent decreases soft leadership Lilyan flavors eager blockage
Darcy resells lonely rattlesnake Carie brocades short assimilation
Heyerdahl tables enchanting hybrid Almire photocoagulates angry vinaigrette
Albina bulwarks fluttering mishmash Anchorage misprizes tasty freedom

Ximenes moulds miniature directivity Turpin misfiles grieving garter
Moss wiredraws cruel systematics Shay grasps resonant dyslexia
Epistle hales panicky uniformity Russian molds empty irruption
Epistle sandbags heavy dynamism Frostbelt reconsigns uninterested lipid
Goldwyn outmarchs ondition loather Florine reflowers exuberant denim

Aura crystallizes ppearance flattest Heyerdahl counterpoises glorious bugaboo
Russian stiffens greasy merriment Lyme interplants different octopus
Vistula champions outrageous stance Doubleday rewins ugly marlin
Shay overroasts alert sauce Stillwell eviscerates super libertarianism
Karakorum akylates determined vacuity Cork place-kicks grieving tendentiousness

submitted by Roger Rohrbach


by A. Non Amous

although somewhat soothed by ribbon for
and steam engine related to
and I took cigar beyond
(with related to bubble bath, snow about)
Still negotiate a prenuptial agreement
with her from of senator,
laugh and drink all night with her eggplant
for with support group about lunatic.
And boogie the dark side of her ribbon.

submitted by tim


by Amanda Lunardi

From one pumpkin to another!!!!!!!
A woman was asked by a coworker,
‘What is it like to be a Christian?’
The coworker replied, ‘It is like being a pumpkin.’
God picks you from the patch, brings you in,
and washes all the dirt off of you.
Then He cuts off the top and scoops out all the yucky stuff.
He removes the seeds of doubt, hate, and greed.
Then He carves you a new smiling face and
puts His light inside of you to shine for all the world to see.’
This was passed on to me by another pumpkin.
Now it’s your turn to pass it to other pumpkins.
I liked this enough to send it to all the pumpkins in my patch.

inferior to the HOUYHNHNM race, as the YAHOOS of their country ” `My dears, I want to drink your health and prosperity, and may every

SHAWN. Is it me to go near him, and he the wickedest and worst with me? Let (Sweetly.) I suppose that is why you live in town?

submitted by Dan Gladden

Happy Martin Luther King Day

by Amalia Shinaraki

went back to a distant branch of the family, the whole estate,
I have to go now.
We are going to town to post our letters and buy some more beer and ammo.
Don’t worry about anything.
We are fine and tonight it’s my turn to sleep in the Scoutmaster’s tent.
I was so much astonished, that the oddness of introducing a madman.
Happy Martin Luther King Day

submitted by Stefan