excerpt of Trip
By Tao Lin - Apr 30, 2018
If death by comet was unexpected, and departing Earth nonphysically like I did on psilocybin was, after decades in the same metaphysical place, beyond unexpected, my experience of smoked DMT was beyond beyond unexpected. It was around two ontological corners. It was closing closed eyes twice, or waking, incredibly, thrice.Read More >
By Theo Francis - Apr 27, 2018
now i don’t trust anybody
and i’m afraid to open up
and i don’t communicate my true feelings
Poems I Like
By David Fishkind - Apr 25, 2018
for me to like a poem
it has to barely be like one
mostly i want it to be coherent
and very shortRead More >
By Mesha Maren - Apr 23, 2018
I grip the sleeve of Lindsay’s sweatshirt so tight my knuckles turn white. What are you mumbling? she says and I shake my head. Even if I had continued to believe in her, I know Mary could not do jack shit for me now.Read More >
By Harris Lahti - Apr 13, 2018
In the windowless laundry room that doubles as my bedroom, Cellar fills me in. “Stevenson’s brother, last ...Read More >
excerpt of The Garbage Times/White Ibis
By Sam Pink - Apr 11, 2018
It was my guy Keith.
I used to drink and smoke weed with him when I didn’t have a job.
‘Crazy Keith.’Read More >
By Tyler Thompson - Apr 9, 2018
I am going to bring a great deal of criticism on myself.Read More >
By Tetman Callis - Apr 6, 2018
The crows have all gone north. Coyotes stay out of town. Insects are slow.
Behind the house, other side of the fence: the breeze.
You think of luxury, of cholera in faraway lands.
By Lucy Ives - Apr 4, 2018
This is the math that the shameful fail to see: Those who feel no shame can also feel no love. They may feel other things, but love is absolutely denied them.Read More >
By Rebecca Warzer - Apr 2, 2018
I reached, and he was yawning, this huge yawn, mouth gaping unselfconsciously, and somehow, before I was aware of it happening, my hand went straight into his open mouth.Read More >