Resolve by Hakim H. Kassim

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] We call each other by names,In fact all just rolls on and onwith no aims-- Just the routine heat of ourdaily 'talk;'If it then be that we in harmonyno more 'walk,' Nor with joy together quietlyrejoice,Then, though...

…and we woke up here by Salimah Valiani

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] ...and we woke up here virus quicker than vaxjabs before proof more is solved than sowedmodels and stars and tiring tropesfaith and force still abundant invisible and massive the system, our conditioning, the virus [tabby title="Poet Bio"]...

Long-Distance Phone Call by Charl Landsberg

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] Hi, just calling. Just leaving a voicenote.Just sending an email. Just reaching out to......say I'm sorry, and you won't see me again.Ritual and smoke are all fair and well, but not for me,this isn't my altar anymore,...

Now that they know by Kwasa

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] what happenswhen secrets come out?do they explodeSo loud that everyone may hearor steam outfrom a simmering pot?now that they know,does the world stop andreconsider its axis,does time mound around youat that momentlike secretsyou have kept? [tabby title="Poet...

New Being by Myesha Jenkins

You are the future my friendthe promise of morning rising with the dawnYesterday is no moreSea foam on the beachthe ocean remembers the waveDo you know the land of your mother?Sing her a song of flowing rivers,through forests, under deserts,...