December 09, 2019

Coming Soon in the Piker Press:

December 16, 2019
  • As Silver as the Stars You Tried To Rival Eric Robert Nolan (poem unrhymed)
  • Cuffs Wayne F. Burke (poem unrhymed)
  • I Want To Be in a Comic Book JD DeHart (poem unrhymed)
  • The bullies were tough on me in high school Mikale Abigail George (poem unrhymed)
  • The Truth About Shadows Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
  • Valor Unimpeded Linda Imbler (poem unrhymed)
  • What kind of reckoning is it Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
December 23, 2019
  • Let Us Talk And Walk Writing Different Types Of Sentences Ndaba Sibanda (essay humor)
  • What Do I Know 8 Bernie Pilarski (essay life)
  • Capturing Color Samantha Swain (poem unrhymed)
  • Monarch Charles Cicirella (poem unrhymed)
  • Your name upon the air Fabrice Poussin (poem unrhymed)
  • Caldwell Eve - Ralph Bland (cover story fiction)
  • The Letter Ronald Paxton (fiction family)
  • The Shoppers Eric Suhem (fiction humor)
December 30, 2019
  • In the Margins Brian Rihlmann (poem unrhymed)
  • Making Headway Cord Moreski (poem unrhymed)
  • Room Temperature Ivan Jenson (poem unrhymed)
  • Thin-Skinned Alexis Rhone Fancher (prose)
  • Young Couple -- @ Heart Attack Greasy Grill Michael Lee Johnson (poem unrhymed)
January 06, 2020
  • The Custom of Veil, Unveiled Mehreen Ahmed (essay clothing customs)
  • Cinema Linda Imbler (poem unrhymed)
  • Deli Diesel & Beer John Dorroh (poem unrhymed)
  • I Spent Ahmad Al-khatat (poem unrhymed)
  • My Turn Gary Glauber (poem unrhymed)
  • Second Amendment Heroes Frederick Foote (poem unrhymed)
  • the uncertain assassin John Sweet (poem unrhymed)
  • Tublular Rp Verlaine (poem unrhymed)
January 13, 2020
  • dumb luck and pain Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
  • Get up to sit-up Wayne F. Burke (poem unrhymed)
  • Lilac, Wine, Pomegranate, Black Eric Robert Nolan (poem unrhymed)
  • Now and Then Lynn White (poem unrhymed)
  • The art of starting again Abigail George (poem unrhymed)
  • Wingless Dreams Gopal Lahiri (poem unrhymed)
January 20, 2020
  • Benches Fabrice Poussin (poem unrhymed)
  • Hey Yo Charles Cicirella (poem unrhymed)
  • I'm Coming for Your Putrid Soul Ferris E. Jones (poem unrhymed)
  • The Truth About Wind Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
  • unwashed mirror Jack Henry (poem unrhymed)
January 27, 2020
  • Beyond Your Yes and No Brian Rihlmann (poem unrhymed)
  • Modern Rage Gary Glauber (poem unrhymed)
  • Noon Delight Ivan Jenson (poem unrhymed)
  • Unknown Poet from Rue Montpelier Michael Lee Johnson (poem unrhymed)
February 03, 2020
  • Flux of cycles on hold Rp Verlaine (poem unrhymed)
  • For the Kids Frederick Foote (poem unrhymed)
  • Our Story Ahmad Al-khatat (poem unrhymed)
  • the words John Sweet (poem unrhymed)
  • Tilting Linda Imbler (poem unrhymed)
  • The Buraq Mehreen Ahmed (short fiction time)
February 10, 2020
  • Lie to Me, But Brightly Eric Robert Nolan (poem unrhymed)
  • Maybe Tomorrow Cord Moreski (poem unrhymed)
  • Twinsburg, Ohio Charles Cicirella (poem unrhymed)
  • whatsoever may do, betrayer Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
  • Swimming At Last Jacob Greb (fiction personal battle)
February 17, 2020
  • a bringer of death Jack Henry (poem unrhymed)
  • Guiding Light Fabrice Poussin (poem unrhymed)
  • Pretense Gopal Lahiri (poem unrhymed)
  • The Truth About What Could Have Been Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
February 24, 2020
  • Don't Regret You Ferris E. Jones (poem unrhymed)
  • Guilt Trip Ivan Jenson (poem unrhymed)
  • Preteen Anarchist Brian Rihlmann (poem unrhymed)
  • Through My Neighbor's Window Gary Glauber (poem unrhymed)
March 02, 2020
  • The Prophet of Sorrows Ahmad Al-khatat (poem unrhymed)
March 09, 2020
  • Insomnia Rp Verlaine (poem unrhymed)
  • Religion is a tale Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
  • The Flame Jacob Greb (fiction personal battle)
March 16, 2020
  • anxiety Jack Henry (poem unrhymed)
  • Becoming the Beloved Fabrice Poussin (poem unrhymed)
  • He Who Has Brought No Stone Ferris E. Jones (poem unrhymed)
  • The Truth About Curveballs Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
March 23, 2020
  • Downhill Racing Gary Glauber (poem unrhymed)
  • Embers Brian Rihlmann (poem unrhymed)
  • Nameless Gopal Lahiri (poem unrhymed)
  • Personal Eureka Ivan Jenson (poem unrhymed)
April 06, 2020
  • The Colour of Autumn Ahmad Al-khatat (poem unrhymed)
  • They tried to take the mystery away Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
  • Isolation Jacob Greb (fiction personal battle)
April 13, 2020
  • a crowded mid-town bus around noon Jack Henry (poem unrhymed)
  • Touching a Star Fabrice Poussin (poem unrhymed)
April 20, 2020
  • The Truth About Paper Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
April 27, 2020
  • Final at Bat Gary Glauber (poem unrhymed)
  • Summer of Discontent Gopal Lahiri (poem unrhymed)
May 11, 2020
  • My Teacher's Question Ahmad Al-khatat (poem unrhymed)
May 18, 2020
  • The Truth About Birds Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
June 08, 2020
  • Lost Ahmad Al-khatat (poem unrhymed)
July 06, 2020
  • If I Don't Ahmad Al-khatat (poem unrhymed)
August 03, 2020
  • Wounded Spirits Ahmad Al-khatat (poem unrhymed)

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