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The oldest monthly devoted to verse in the English-speaking world.

  • Adonis
  • Ru Freeman
  • Joshua Jennifer Espinoza
  • Jane Yeh
  • Reginald Dwayne Betts
From this Issue
    • poem

      Appeared in Poetry Magazine Sestina in Prose

      By Katharine Coles
      It was like climbing a mountain to those of us who'd climbed one.To the others,it was like,I suppose,something else.In other words,we let 
everybody find her own figure of speech.

      Not that it—speech—lay thick on the...

    • poem

      Appeared in Poetry Magazine "Un Tintero," Inkwell

      By Desirée Alvarez
      Anger is the other person inside
      mi garganta,my throat.


    • poem

      Appeared in Poetry Magazine The Solitary Land

      By Adonis
      I inhabit these fugitive words,
      I live,my face my face's lone companion,
      And my face is my path,

      In your name,my land
      That stands tall,enchanted and solitary;
      In your name,death,my friend.
      Translated from the Arabic

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