Mermaid Tail

Lynn Finger The river ripped my hands from the rocks, white foam, foam white. Desperate, I tried to right the kayak. What goes under, under goes what, the river ripped my hands. Sky pixelated in blues as blue, white foam, foam white. Kayak sweeping away from view....

Life and Times Unimaginable

Lakshman Bulusu A disease as new as the cause, its language full of echoing words,Tested positive, asymptomatic, tracing, antibodiesAs it spread is like paint on canvas, cases in staggering highs  The trauma takes a heavy toll on the lives of patients, front-line...

How to Achieve Immortality

Sean Lynch Sean Lynch, he/him, is a poet and editor who lives in South Philadelphia. His fourth chapbook, On Violence, was published by Radical Paper Press in 2019. Poems have appeared in journals including Hobart, Poetry Quarterly, and After the Pause. He’s the...

Over Time: A Monoku Sequence

Silk recognizing his face before others Himalayan blue poppy over time you begin opening up to me scarlet strawflowers his soft words still fluttering in my ear butterfly nebula summer’s end the longer i wait you wilt Bio: Poet  Residence: USA Publication...

Floral

e.r. de siqueira  there he goes, the boy with the floral shirt, sauntering in his tropical pace down the Portuguese pavements, down the pied cobblestones as if stepping on gravels, rubbing his feet like a wading avocet, he promenades among the locals, treads along the...
Order of Chaos Contest

Order of Chaos Contest

Calling all creators!   Wine Cellar Press is excited to announce the Order of Chaos contest! What is the Order of Chaos Contest? The Order of Chaos contest is a poetry contest to concoct a unique, wholly original poetic form and then write a poem using your new form....