At the end of the beachwhere rocks are impassibleand sea unswimmable.I am the passively standing stonepoints extended into the waves.Weathered in daily battleknowing stoically the war is lost with time.The ocean is immortalbut sand is boulders defeated.The water swirls and shakes me.At the end of the beachwith dead pelicans pealed open.Crows and seagulls gleefuldripping citrusy…
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Featuring: Issue 103, published July 2022, features works of poetry, flash fiction, short nonfiction, and photography by Laurel Benjamin, Ellen Birrell, Ronda Broatch, Mary Buchinger, Roger Camp, John Cullen, Emily Davis, Lisa Delan, Lauren Endicott, James William Gardner, David Goodrum, Peter Grieco, Greg Hom, Jenny Hubbard, Rachel Laverdiere, Larena Nellies-Ortiz, Dante Novario, Dian Parker, Yasmin Phillip, Michelle Reed, Amanda L. Rioux, Jim Ross, Aaron Sandberg, Yvette Schnoeker-Shorb, Beth Spencer, Jeffrey Thompson, Patricia Walsh, Racine Watson, Richard Weaver, and Hannah Zhang.
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