VOICES FROM THE FIRE: James Maj

VOICES FROM THE FIRE: James Maj

the children of affluent beasts

VOICES FROM THE FIRE: James Maj

VOICES FROM THE FIRE: James Maj

VOICES FROM THE FIRE: James Maj

Piano Recital

VOICES FROM THE FIRE: John Chinaka Onyeche

Perhaps Someday, I Will Find A Word To Mourn My Dead One’s Death. That of my father’s disappearance in my hometown like the widow’s last coins lost. Maybe I should coin out a word, or I am yet to learn a metaphor with which I would mourn him better with after the many years ofContinue reading “VOICES FROM THE FIRE: John Chinaka Onyeche”

VOICES FROM THE FIRE: James Maj

NOBODY GETS OUT ALIVE…JUST RECYCLED

That’s how it felt editing this ambitous poetry chapbook from the ever-evolving Edward Wells…our fourth release for NATIONAL POETRY MONTH… I’m not going to bullshit anyone, the manuscript was accepted before I was stern with guidelines and such… However, I liked this cat after meeting him virtually at one of Mad Swirl’s live open MIC’sContinue reading “NOBODY GETS OUT ALIVE…JUST RECYCLED”

VOICES FROM THE FIRE: Michael Lacy

VOICES FROM THE FIRE:David O’Nan

Crossing Your Legs at the Church in Wasson A night of pistols shot throughout the town. Can’t you hear? Can you hear them?  People falling to the ground, without homes. “Diseases, they’re out there?” No, Just keep listening to your preacher Jars full of money.  Tips to the lord.  Tips to the bank accounts ofContinue reading “VOICES FROM THE FIRE:David O’Nan”