Poetry

Amano

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Inspired by Frank Relle's "Amano," Jack Bedell composed his ekphrastic poem of the same name. Amano —Frank Relle Gallery, NOLA¹ Even what’s left of...

Nuclear Family

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“The militarization of light has been widely acknowledged as a historical rupture that brought into being a continuous Nuclear Age, but less understood is...

Outside the Word Balloon

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for Bill BerksonCandid paths crossingThis way and thatAn iron-on winter rain  Jackknifes through the treesEffortless smileSuch capable handsSublime scribble Bending the windTurrets of excessOverlook…

Harvest Season

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harvest season hello moonshine midnight once again. i find your cold skin searching for my own flesh in this passage of spring time. deep…

Suburban Deer

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On the sidewalk. On the patio. From the backyard bushes. Doe and fawn leap toward open space to see my young— bright-eyed and sleek…