Do Violent Video Games Actually Teach Us to be Peace-loving?

It’s fashionable at the moment to present the world as diving into chaos and to claim we are suffering ever-reducing personal standards and that, as a result, governments should legislate away every last bit of free will in the misguided theory that to do so means all their new rules will be followed without question. […]

Drinking in Bed

by Colin James The smallest of inadequacies left a taste of salt and splattered its tangibles unexpectedly.

the realization that my lover is light

(for Michael) by Lucy Simpson If I knew you were light I would’ve peeled away the layers to your glorious mouth many years ago

Finding Poems

Finding Poems by Bryan F. Warsaw __________________________________________ Jessie, On your mother’s couch, huddled over a laptop filled with hoarded treasures. “From where do poems come,” you read… We sat, smiling, musing, each of us- almost strangers-

Guest Poet – Lucy Simpson

Premonition of Billie Joe and the River (based on the song, Ode to Billie Joe by Bobbie Gentry) I am dreaming of my Billie He dives down A dove to the water below To follow where the child did go Little rag doll limp thing Head an onion bulb left in the sun The river […]