Volume 27 Issue 1

Mermaid Road

Mermaid Road, a handmade book; Louise Carson, Broken Rules Press, 2013 Mermaid Road is not a conventional imagining of a mermaid’s life.


  The Monarch butterfly can travel up to 2,500 miles across “borderless” lands to seek warmth and nourishment for its […]


  Oh you, who remember Jerusalem too well, Wash sacred rock with your tears.

Namesake and Volver

  (A poem about aging as an émigré and seeing the progeny move away)   Slowly the skin gets depoliticized […]

Dispatches from FIFA

  El Amor Amargo de Chavela or Dreaming Chavela, if you wish, is a 2013 documentary about Mexican ranchera music […]