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January 17, 2020

Little boy lost his frisbee in the water, tossed too far

It dips under the surface, 

for an instant almost sucked into the depths of complete strange 

but the rays off the sea off the cliff off the half fog mushy Davenport air 

catch the hard blue 

found, and back to...

January 17, 2020

where’s the buck go when it rains

or the squirrel

into a little hole? 

trees now feeling rain

they remain calm 

what is nature, but a reflection of ourselves 

nothing untouched by humanity 

and what is human, really 

but that grey smog which has cloaked the earth 

nevert...

January 17, 2020

If I were lighter and more buoyant,
My bones not of lead
Nor my humors of mercury,
Then this ocean floor may not have
Chewed the soles of my feet so savagely.
If only you, Herophile, had been
My sandals or cast the Hooded One
To walk alongside me
Beyond this aqu...

December 24, 2019

Graphite and Alcohol Marker on Bristol Board

2019

Ink and Alcohol Marker on Bristol Board

2019

Ink and Alcohol Marker on Bristol Board

2019

Alexandra Bowman

December 7, 2019

Through a glass prism, cracked, emerged

A forbidden mistress in red lace,
Like a yellow finch in the cornflowers.

The children are coughing up tar in the streets

Of Brooklyn, New York, to pave the roads.

I’ve always felt hidden, not behind any barrier,

But under t...

December 7, 2019

He was shaking his cup of change. “Shake shake shake shake shake shake shake shake.” He was shaking his cup of change all day. “Shake shake shake shake shake shake shake shake.” I walked by him twice a day, put a dollar in his cup, put a nickel in there other da...

December 7, 2019

Skye Hartsoe

2019

Pencil on Paper

October 31, 2019

Michelle Du

2019

Mixed Media

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