An Afternote to a Book Without Us – Holly Day

An Afternote to a Book Without Us – Holly Day

An Afternote to a Book Without Us Cockroaches raced along the ground here long before there were dark alleys and rancid dumpsters, truck drivers and greasy spoon diners, old hamburger wrappers to curl up inside. Before we were here, cockroaches scuttled in the nests of dinosaurs, fed on the sticky albumin of newly-hatched eggs, dug …

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The Dreaded Blues – Fabrice Poussin

The Dreaded Blues – Fabrice Poussin

Fabrice Poussin teaches French and English at Shorter University. Author of novels and poetry, his work has appeared in Kestrel, Symposium, The Chimes, and many other magazines. His photography has been published in The Front Porch Review, San Pedro River Review, and other publications.

I Saw Her – Fabrice Poussin

I Saw Her – Fabrice Poussin

Fabrice Poussin teaches French and English at Shorter University. Author of novels and poetry, his work has appeared in Kestrel, Symposium, The Chimes, and many other magazines. His photography has been published in The Front Porch Review, San Pedro River Review, and other publications.

Secrets – Fabrice Poussin

Secrets – Fabrice Poussin

This is one of three photos we accepted from Fabrice – all perfect for this time of year, as more and more flowers bloom in the early onslaught of warm weather. Enjoy. Fabrice Poussin teaches French and English at Shorter University. Author of novels and poetry, his work has appeared in Kestrel, Symposium, The Chimes, …

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Wrinkles – Fabrice Poussin

Wrinkles – Fabrice Poussin

Wrinkles The boy looked at his hands. Something had changed. Now he saw two useless wrinkly palms speckled with spots he once had spied upon the leathery flesh of an ancestor. Child still, he caught the shine of a wheel attempting to roll forward upon a sterile floor of bland linoleum, inhaling a perfume now …

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Stellar Friends – Fabrice Poussin

Stellar Friends – Fabrice Poussin

Stellar Friends Afraid to look back, hiding the secrets of her intimacy, he can only shed light on the truths revealed to all. Shy to the present, she reveals all to eternity. Her vulnerable past shelters her in false security. She fears little, gliding in the heights of the stratosphere. Her coyness may be the …

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She Dreams – Fabrice Poussin

She Dreams – Fabrice Poussin

This poem of Fabrice’s details an endearing, introspective moment, which is a focal point, it seems, of all three works we’ve chosen to share from him. After Fabrice’s pieces, we will be doing one last comb-through for any remaining pieces in our inbox, so if you are awaiting a decision on something, it’s likely you’ll …

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