A Kiss On Both Cheeks | Burn The Water

 

a kiss on both cheeks

by the station photo booth

ten years of winter

 

Paul Conneally

Source: A Kiss On Both Cheeks | Burn The Water

Bamboo and Plum Blossom: Li Qingzhao (1084-1155)

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?

Source: Bamboo and Plum Blossom: Li Qingzhao (1084-1155)

Art in a Time of Atrocity – The New York Times

Standing Rock is on fire — this is what camp looks like on its last day

Oceti Sakowin Camp on Feb. 22, 2017.Source: Jack Smith IV/Mic

Water protectors set fire to camp structures as law enforcement prepared a final raid on Wednesday.

Source: Standing Rock is on fire — this is what camp looks like on its last day

Scheduled Eviction of Main #NoDAPL Encampment – UNICORN RIOT

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 […]

Source: Scheduled Eviction of Main #NoDAPL Encampment – UNICORN RIOT

Out of Print Chapbooks Available Online

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 […]

‘Literature is against us’: In Conversation with Anne Boyer : Amy King : Harriet the Blog : The Poetry Foundation

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 […]

Source: ‘Literature is against us’: In Conversation with Anne Boyer : Amy King : Harriet the Blog : The Poetry Foundation