Jacob Rivers: They told him that he was either going to jail or going to die from an overdose

The cool edge of the water is just beyond reach, and we’re paddling swiftly to share with you this poem by Jacob Rivers [>>], “They told him that he was either going to jail or going to die from an overdose”:

This poem originally appeared in SC #8.1, available in print and ebook formats at our storeRead on!

Kimberly Priest: At the Plant Shoppe in OKC I Learn That I Need to Nurture a Plant

We all need nurture, for sure, and it goes both ways, too. Let’s remember that and sink our rhizomes into Kimberly Ann Priest‘s “At the Plant Shoppe in OKC I Learn That I Need to Nurture a Plant“:

This flash originally appeared in Storm Cellar 6.3, available in print and ebook formats in our store. Read on!

 

 

Jesse De Angelis: Poem for Earth

We’re spitting a little blood this week, reader, all of us, and perhaps we need to check in again with our surroundings. We’re glad we could share Jesse De Angelis’s “Poem for Earth“:

This poem originally appeared in SC 5.2. It’s printed here and downloadable too; more like this and unlike this with a subscription. Read on!