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Lisa K. Brown | Posted 07.02.2014 | Fifty
Lisa K. Brown

Lisa Brown is a freelance writer and bemused 50 year old. What can one say about a young girl who grew up amongst the pine trees and squirrels of a sm...

WHAT I SEE

Shavawn Berry | Posted 06.11.2014 | Fifty
Shavawn Berry

Shavawn M. Berry's work has appeared or is forthcoming in Rebelle Society, The Cancer Poetry Project 2, Kinema Poetics, Kalliope, Poet Lore, Westview ...

W.B. Yeats At Bondi Beach

Conor Kelly | Posted 06.04.2014 | Fifty
Conor Kelly

Conor Kelly was born in Dublin (1952) and spent his adult life teaching in a school in the Dublin suburbs. He retired to a small village in the Charen...

dedication

Ronny Anderson | Posted 05.28.2014 | Fifty
Ronny Anderson

Ronny Anderson is a tutor, lyricist and poet. He currently lives and works in the East end of London, England. Born in Johannesburg, South Africa 53...

Cleopatra Herself In All Her Glory

Maggie Harris | Posted 07.21.2014 | Fifty
Maggie Harris

Cleopatra herself in all her glory couldn't look as good I did done up in all my finery for an assignation with you. Maybe I was in denial but there's...

Chinese For Lunch

Bill Gainer | Posted 05.14.2014 | Fifty
Bill Gainer

Bill Gainer contributes to the literary scene as a writer, editor, promoter, publicist and poet. He reads and works with a wide range of poets and wri...

Exotic Birds

Strider Marcus Jones | Posted 04.07.2014 | Fifty
Strider Marcus Jones

Strider Marcus Jones is a poet, law graduate and ex-civil servant. His interests include writing poetry, reading, history, archaeology, fantasy fictio...

Giddy Madonna

Joe Blanda | Posted 03.24.2014 | Fifty
Joe Blanda

Joe Blanda lives in Austin, TX, where he makes a living editing technical stuff and playing music, both as a solo artist & with the trio Folkwine. His...

Bone Vision

Tammi Truax | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Tammi Truax

Tammi Truax is an emerging writer, having spent her first twenty professional years working with children and families, specializing in literacy. Chil...

Jack, Again

Kristine Williams | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Kristine Williams

Kristine Williams teaches at Hocking College, a small two-year college in southeast Ohio. She has been married for 21 years. She and her husband have ...

Turned Out Nice

Chris Hardy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Chris Hardy

Chris Hardy's poems have appeared in the Rialto, Poetry Review, the North, Tears in the Fence, and many other magazines, anthologies, (eg The Forward ...

If We Had No Moon

John Borneman | Posted 02.17.2014 | Fifty
John Borneman

John Borneman writes poetry and short fiction that covers an eclectic range of topics from "home town" to "science fiction and fantasy." He is an engi...

Midsummer

Kevin McGrath | Posted 02.10.2014 | Fifty
Kevin McGrath

Kevin McGrath was born in southern China in 1951 and was educated in England and Scotland; he has lived and worked in France, Greece, and India. Prese...

My Name

Rene Pinet | Posted 12.04.2013 | Fifty
Rene Pinet

Rene Pinet is a 64-year-old retired meteorologist-turned-writer living in Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico. Most of his work (poetry and narrative) i...

about to decide

Gabor Gyukics | Posted 11.27.2013 | Fifty
Gabor Gyukics

Gabor G. Gyukics, born 1958, is an Hungarian-American poet and literary translator. He has five books of original poetry -- four in Hungarian and one ...

The Prodigal

Walter Worden | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty
Walter Worden

Walter Worden is a visual artist who has been writing poetry for decades. Born and raised in New York State's Hudson Valley, his recent return to the ...

Capture

Sue Mansi | Posted 11.13.2013 | Fifty
Sue Mansi

Sue Mansi knew she was a writer when she was eight. Meanwhile, she became a yoga teacher for twenty years and a psychotherapist for another twenty (ov...

Featured Fifty Poetry: 70

Rob Jacques | Posted 11.06.2013 | Fifty
Rob Jacques

Rob Jacques was raised in northern New England and served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam Era. He's a retired technical writer and has taught Engl...

From The Deep

Keith Wallis | Posted 10.30.2013 | Fifty
Keith Wallis

Keith Wallis is an English poet. An engineering designer by trade, he brings a eye for detail as well as faith into his poetry. He is currently 'poet ...

Stars In The Early Morning

Kirby Olson | Posted 10.23.2013 | Fifty
Kirby Olson

Kirby Olson studied poetry with Allen Ginsberg and Gregory Corso (among others) at Naropa University. His poems have appeared in Partisan Review, Poet...

Living Off Of Tomato Sandwiches

Linda Stone | Posted 12.16.2013 | Fifty
Linda Stone

Linda Stone is a native of the Gulf Coast of Alabama and a resident of Danville, CA. Growing up along the Gulf Coast in a large extended family, Linda...

The Corset

Olivia Byard | Posted 10.11.2013 | Fifty
Olivia Byard

Olivia Byard is a British poet brought up in Canada, author of two poetry collections so far with a third collection just being completed. Her most re...

The Unbearable Lightness

Tony Hanik | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Tony Hanik

Tony Hanik grew up in Chicago and transplanted himself to Toronto when he was twenty. There he found a job that allowed time (nightwatchman in a museu...

Justice

Don Thackrey | Posted 09.25.2013 | Fifty
Don Thackrey

Don Thackrey spent his young years on farms and ranches in the Nebraska Sandhills and continues today to write formal verse about his rural life befor...

Indeed

Zoe Piponides | Posted 11.18.2013 | Fifty
Zoe Piponides

Zoe Piponides is a teacher of English and passionate about poetry. She is always on the lookout for new collections and feels it necessary to return t...