January 15, 2018

Coming Soon in the Piker Press:

January 22, 2018
  • broken obelisk John Sweet (poem unrhymed)
  • Never Again Lynn White (poem unrhymed)
  • The bone slums Abigail George (poem unrhymed)
January 29, 2018
  • Blue Horizons Gabriella Garofalo (poem unrhymed)
  • Cotton Balls Daginne Aignend (poem unrhymed)
  • I Am Rich in My Losses Rajnish Mishra (poem unrhymed)
  • On My New Direction John Patrick Robbins (poem unrhymed)
  • People's Futile Anvil Ndaba Sibanda (poem unrhymed)
  • sirens and wind Cynthia Sharp (poem unrhymed)
  • The Write Light Linda Imbler (poem unrhymed)
  • Things Can Always Get Worse Peter Barbour (short fiction horror)
February 05, 2018
  • Blue Horizons Gabriella Garofalo (poem unrhymed)
  • Exegesis Ken Allen Dronsfield (poem unrhymed)
  • I Met a Lonely Woman Eddie Awusi (poem unrhymed)
  • Juicy Charles Cicirella (poem unrhymed)
  • Man with No Name Jake Cosmos Aller (poem unrhymed)
  • Me, Myself, and Solitaire Ann Christine Tabaka (poem unrhymed)
  • Of Sycophantic Peacemakers Ndaba Sibanda (poem unrhymed)
February 12, 2018
  • And will these apples nourish my soul Abigail George (poem unrhymed)
  • Blue Horizons Gabriella Garofalo (poem unrhymed)
  • The King of Giants in Prehistoric Kingdom Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
  • Thoughts and Consequences Michael H. Brownstein (poem unrhymed)
  • We Clones John Grey (poem unrhymed)
February 19, 2018
  • A Time To Seek Scott Thomas Outlar (poem unrhymed)
  • My City and Yours Rajnish Mishra (poem unrhymed)
  • Those Who Find Waldo Instead of Jesus Are Hardly To Blame Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
February 26, 2018
  • California Night Eddie Awusi (poem unrhymed)
  • eating the bones of the poem John Sweet (poem unrhymed)
  • How the Race Is Ran John Patrick Robbins (poem unrhymed)
  • When That Old Bridge Falls Down Linda Imbler (poem unrhymed)
  • Why the Bulawayans Rampaged Ndaba Sibanda (poem unrhymed)
March 05, 2018
  • Slipping through the redacted cracks Charles Cicirella (poem unrhymed)
  • The wilderness prayer of driftwood Abigail George (poem unrhymed)
  • Vacant House Ann Christine Tabaka (poem unrhymed)
March 12, 2018
  • Depressed Morbid Nights Jake Cosmos Aller (poem unrhymed)
  • Ever-Changing John Grey (poem unrhymed)
  • Oh, What the Hell Ken Allen Dronsfield (poem unrhymed)
  • The Sovereign Gods Are All My Own Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
March 19, 2018
  • A Starting Point Ndaba Sibanda (poem unrhymed)
  • Demands Unchanged Rajnish Mishra (poem unrhymed)
  • Drowned in the Pacific Eddie Awusi (poem unrhymed)
  • No Hidden Agenda John Patrick Robbins (poem unrhymed)
  • The Bombers Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
April 02, 2018
  • a gift for the diamond eaters John Sweet (poem unrhymed)
  • Beautiful Ruin Linda Imbler (poem unrhymed)
  • Gone to Jean Rhys' purple sea Abigail George (poem unrhymed)
  • Hardtack Michael H. Brownstein (poem unrhymed)
  • Peas Porridge Hot... Ann Christine Tabaka (poem unrhymed)
  • Poetry Speaks Best Rajnish Mishra (poem unrhymed)
April 09, 2018
  • Early Morning Thoughts Jake Cosmos Aller (poem unrhymed)
  • The Nest of Time Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
April 16, 2018
  • Looking Back John Patrick Robbins (poem unrhymed)
April 23, 2018
  • I Don't See Them Here Ndaba Sibanda (poem unrhymed)
  • My Lines Rajnish Mishra (poem unrhymed)
  • The wild girl Abigail George (poem unrhymed)
April 30, 2018
  • Giant's Poem Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
May 07, 2018
  • poem drunk on blood John Sweet (poem unrhymed)
  • The Beginning of Universal Awareness Jake Cosmos Aller (poem unrhymed)
  • Tyrant Fallen Linda Imbler (poem unrhymed)
  • Yard Work Michael H. Brownstein (poem unrhymed)
May 14, 2018
  • Thoughts Race Rajnish Mishra (poem unrhymed)
May 21, 2018
  • Grind John Patrick Robbins (poem unrhymed)
May 28, 2018
  • Polaroid Linda Imbler (poem unrhymed)
June 04, 2018
  • invocation John Sweet (poem unrhymed)
  • Tricks Language Plays Rajnish Mishra (poem unrhymed)
July 02, 2018
  • Mind Flash Miracle Rajnish Mishra (poem unrhymed)
August 06, 2018
  • Guilty as Accused Rajnish Mishra (poem unrhymed)
September 10, 2018
  • Nowadays Rajnish Mishra (poem unrhymed)

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