My fingernail, your pancreas,your palm, starving tribes in the Sudan.My esophagus, Joan of Arc’s enflamed hair. Your mother’s lungs, La Brea.Your neck, a lighthouse’s spiral staircase, my eyes, a beacon over turbulent waters.Your conscience, below the surface;my fingers, holding it there. My heart valves, the locks along the Erie Canal,reining things in, keeping things from getting out of…
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Featuring: Issue 104, published October 2022, features works of poetry, flash fiction, short nonfiction, and photography by Elizabeth Allison, Christine Arroyo, Gary Lee Barkow, Teja BenAmor, Paula Marafino Bernett, V.A. Bettencourt, MD Bier, Christopher Paul Brown, Brian Builta, A. Cabrera, Robert Carr, Connor Doyle, Janine Harrison, Cathy Hollister, K.L. Johnston, Carella Keil, Eleanor Kowol, Sheree La Puma, Quincy Gray McMichael, J. Bradley Minnick, Nigel Paton, Patrick T. Reardon, Jim Ross, Deborah Sherman, Danielle Shorr, Kimm Brockett Stammen, Rachel Stempel, Stefan Sullivan, Rodrigo Toscano, Nick Visconti, and Jean Wolff.
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