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Spring View, Du Fu

The An Lushan Rebellion began in the year 755. A year later, with rebel forces at the gates of the capital Chang’an, the emperor was forced to flee. 183 more words



Please welcome back Nathan as today’s Guest Poet

You can read more of Nathan’s work

If you want to submit a poem, please email… 111 more words


In Flanders Fields

In Flanders fields the poppies blow

Between the crosses, row on row,
That mark our place; and in the sky
The larks, still bravely singing, fly… 76 more words

Memorial Day

Poetry from Shoshana Lovett-Graff


i provide anew to my grandmother’s flesh
she was sifted finely on me but it did not stick

i was moldy and speckled already by dank water… 133 more words

Published Work


I’m on the verge of telling you I loved you

On the verge of trying to forget you

On the verge of thinking that it won’t work out… 125 more words

Hey There

Hey there,
Yeah you, I meant you,
The one behind the tree trunk
Shying yourself to the world
Why are you hiding?
To whom are you hiding? 159 more words


Azure Sea

I let myself drown in those waves. I could never remain floating on the surface, without drifting off into the deep end and forgetting how to swim. 241 more words