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Artist of the Month: Literary

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For the month of June, our literary artist of the month is Cathy Barber. Cathy Barber’s work has been widely published. A partial list of publications includes The San Francisco Bay Guardian, West Trestle Review, Kestrel, Literary Mama, paper wasp, Presence, Sierra Nevada College Review, AIM, Concho River Review, SLAB, Ballyhoo Stories, The Dos Passos […]

Ekphrastacy: Members Show 2020, “Bird of Paradise”

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Mind your business by Damien McClendon after Bird of Paradise by Tai Gomez-Curtain   Don’t mind me I’m just conversing with God I’m just binge-watching memories                       I’m just window shopping futures I’m just hoarding as much now as possible pay me in cash but don’t pay me no mind I’m just talkin shit     I’m just […]

Ekphrastacy: Members Show 2020, “Indigo Beach”

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Messages in a Bottle by Amanda Stovicek D’Alessandro after Indigo Beach by Paula Blackman   I. Night takes you like an infection. The sky with her small virions, the as above so below of everyday philosophy–even the iris has mountains from a different angle. Hold this lens carefully to your eye. What you see becomes […]

Ekphrastacy: Members Show 2020, “Three Letter Word for “Cool Looking”

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Three Letter Word for “Cool Looking” by Marion Starling Boyer after Fly by Juli Edberg   In the 1920s they were the plague of librarians, circling, swarming, pestering the reference desk for dictionaries, zipping to the shelves for encyclopedias, whizzing through the pages. They were crazed crossword puzzlers on the hunt.   Simon and Schuster […]