ONLY poems listed here or in the current printed anthology are eligible for the 2017-2018 competition.
If that someone who’s me yet not me yet who judges me is always with me, ...
You are clear ...
I’ll do what I must if I’m bold in real time.
A refugee, I’ll be paroled in real time.
Two hundred seventy
Ghost Dancers died dreaming
That humanity would drown...
To pull the metal splinter from my palm
my father recited a story in a low voice.
I watched his lovely face and not the blade....
A brenda is missing—where is she?
Summon the seeds & weeds, the desert whooshes. Phone the finch
with the crowded beak; a little pretenda...
Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high;
Where knowledge is free;
Where the world has not been broken up into fragments by narrow domestic walls;...
Give all to love;
Obey thy heart;
Friends, kindred, days, ...
sparrow puts all his
More than ample a deadfall of one meter eighty to split
my temple apart on the herringbone parquet and crash
the operating system, tripping an automated shutdown...
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