a kiss on both cheeks
by the station photo booth
ten years of winter
Li Qingzhao (Li Ching-chao, 1084-1155)
This year with the end of autumn
I find my reflection graying at the temples.
Now that the evening wind is gaining force,
what shall become of the plum blossoms?
Water protectors set fire to camp structures as law enforcement prepared a final raid on Wednesday.
Cannonball, ND – After nearly a year of struggling against the Dakota Access Pipeline’s construction underneath the Missouri River, water protectors are now scheduled to be evicted from their main encampment. [Watch our LIVE updates below] The encampment, on unceded Fort Laramie Treaty land and maintained by the Army Corps of Engineers, has a few […]
Online Chapbook Archive | Digital Proofs Program UDP’S Online Chapbook Archive allows out-of-print chapbooks to be read online. All of the below titles can be viewed in full — just click on the image —and many have additional content specially for the online edition. This is a work in progress, so check back soon for more titles from […]
Portrait with Mel Chin’s “revised post soviet tools to be used against the unslakable thirst of 21st century capitalism”
If you don’t know Anne Boyer’s work, you should. She’s a fierce intellect, tremendous poet, and laudable person. I’m grateful she spent time untangling my meandering questions. Her new book, Garments Against Women, is just out from Ahsahta Press, a perfect fit for Boyer’s words. We talk politics, protest, the personal and poetry. Boyer’s strength and […]
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keeping in mind the words of the poet Pierre Joris, ". . . I make the arrogant claim that the poet is possibly the last, in Robert Kelly’s words, ‘scientist of the whole… to whom all data whatsoever are of use.’ . . . The prerogative of the poet is to steal directly whatever is of use, without needing to theoretically kowtow via analysis, explicatio, critical cloning or proof of pc allegiance."