By Sue Burge
I have been totally awestruck by the way the poetry world has responded to the pandemic.
By Belina Subraman
El Paso re-opened their gun shops.
People are stock piling
By Caitlin Thomson
Out the window I see a man walking his dog.
In his hand there’s a pastry bag, a to-go
cup with a famous mermaid on the side,
I’m a witness to another lifetime.
Poetry is always valued in times of crisis. It provides succour, a means to think through our predicaments, a way to connect. During the current Covid-19 pandemic…
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