Naked: A New Poetry Collection by Abiodun Oyewole – Book Review No. 10

Naked: A New Poetry Collection Book Review by Gessy Alvarez Naked: A New Poetry Collection By Abiodun Oyewole with an introduction by Lyah Beth Leflore 2Leaf Press, November 2020 Distributed by University of Chicago Press 180 pages; $16.99 Abiodun Oyewole’s Naked: A New Poetry Collection is imbibed with wonderfully unadorned free-form poetics that transfigure the […]

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Excerpt No. 4 – Christopher Bowen

Book Excerpt  When I Return to You, I Will Be Unfed  by Christopher Bowen Gary jumps up and down as we cross paths for the first time down the hall clasping his hands together in exasperation and reaching his right one out to shake mine. I reach out and he vigorously shakes it. He is […]

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Living in the Masked Age – April 2020

We’ve been quarantined since March 13th. Week one, we were hopeful. We began our second round of poetry submission readings. We read and continue reading over 125 (as of today, that number is over 200) poetry submissions, that’s about 300 (600) poems. So far, the caliber and generosity of the poets who submitted work to […]

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Announcing the Digging Through Reading Series

Digging Through is a monthly reading series curated and hosted by Gessy Alvarez. Join us for our first reading series event, Tuesday, January 14 at 7PM.

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Announcing the Digging Through Reading Series

Digging Through is a monthly reading series curated and hosted by Gessy Alvarez. Join us for our first reading series event, Tuesday, January 14 at 7PM.

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