July 15, 2019

Coming Soon in the Piker Press:

July 22, 2019
  • NS 2019-07-22 Ndaba Sibanda ()
  • Rusty War Machine Ahmad Al-khatat (poem unrhymed)
  • the beatings are a drum Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
  • Word Bubbles JD DeHart (poem unrhymed)
  • Back When People Used the Internet To Converse Dan Mulhollen (essay)
  • Vegan Dog and Stoned Cat Jerry Guarino (fiction humor)
July 29, 2019
  • NS 2019-07-29 Ndaba Sibanda ()
  • At the Trough Brian Rihlmann (poem unrhymed)
  • Dos Gardenias Alexis Rhone Fancher (poem unrhymed)
  • Liar's Paradise Ken Allan Dronsfield (poem unrhymed)
  • Return Riding Dragon Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
  • Stung Wayne F. Burke (poem unrhymed)
  • Walking Man Frederick Foote (fiction life love)
August 05, 2019
  • NS 2019-08-05 Ndaba Sibanda ()
  • 4 Days Later Mike Zone (poem unrhymed)
  • 6 Cents Luis Cuauhtemoc Berriozabal (poem unrhymed)
  • Exercise Rp Verlaine (poem unrhymed)
  • Portholes Sanjeev Sethi (poem unrhymed)
  • Waiting Room Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
  • Horseradish Follies Harvey Silverman (essay memoir)
August 12, 2019
  • NS 2019-08-12 Ndaba Sibanda ()
  • Flash of the Giant Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
  • I'm a Hound of Many Things John Patrick Robbins (poem unrhymed)
  • Never Go Back to Disney World Vicki Iorio (poem unrhymed)
  • romeo John Grochalski (poem unrhymed)
  • The Day I Almost Won the Lottery Bruce McRae (poem unrhymed)
  • Demonstration Beate Sigriddaughter (fiction life)
August 19, 2019
  • NS 2019-08-19 Ndaba Sibanda ()
  • I Lost Again Ahmad Al-khatat (poem unrhymed)
  • In the World JD DeHart (poem unrhymed)
  • Miss Junior Librarian Kevin Ridgeway (poem unrhymed)
  • On Going with the Flow Dan Mulhollen (poem unrhymed)
  • sweeter than the end of the week Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
  • Can't Buy Me Love Jerry Guarino (fiction humor)
August 26, 2019
  • NS 2019-08-26 Ndaba Sibanda ()
  • Pair Frederick Foote (poem unrhymed)
  • Turning the Gaze Brian Rihlmann (poem unrhymed)
  • White Flag Alexis Rhone Fancher (poem unrhymed)
  • Wings of Light Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
  • Guardian of the Well Peter Barbour (fiction horror)
September 02, 2019
  • Betting Slips Rp Verlaine (poem unrhymed)
  • Boding Sanjeev Sethi (poem unrhymed)
  • Ike and Mike Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
September 09, 2019
  • did it leave a mark? John Grochalski (poem unrhymed)
  • Fragrant Face of Golden Rainbow Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
  • I Did Not Expect You To Die After Jeopardy Vicki Iorio (poem unrhymed)
  • Romantic agony Mike Zone (poem unrhymed)
  • Stupid Fame Luis Cuauhtemoc Berriozabal (poem unrhymed)
September 16, 2019
  • California Gold Kevin Ridgeway (poem unrhymed)
  • Racism in School Ahmad Al-khatat (poem unrhymed)
  • Sonnet 17, Quiet Time Ken Allan Dronsfield (poem rhymed)
September 23, 2019
  • A Complex Creature Frederick Foote (poem unrhymed)
  • A Portrait of Wilbur JD DeHart (poem unrhymed)
  • Casting Them Out Brian Rihlmann (poem unrhymed)
  • Over It Alexis Rhone Fancher (poem unrhymed)
  • Protect me, God of the woods Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
September 30, 2019
  • The Hive's Heart Bruce McRae (poem unrhymed)
October 07, 2019
  • Airing Sanjeev Sethi (poem unrhymed)
  • Can of Worms Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
  • the bicycle fixer John Grochalski (poem unrhymed)
October 14, 2019
  • A Nail in Your Business Ahmad Al-khatat (poem unrhymed)
  • Poem for Kate in Chemo Alexis Rhone Fancher (poem unrhymed)
October 21, 2019
  • Cross Talk Kevin Ridgeway (poem unrhymed)
  • Quit asking Mike Zone (poem unrhymed)
  • Snow Bird Ken Allan Dronsfield (poem unrhymed)
  • Take Two JD DeHart (poem unrhymed)
  • What ghost cuts me Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
October 28, 2019
  • Comforting Darkness Luis Cuauhtemoc Berriozabal (poem unrhymed)
  • The Hole in a Zero Brian Rihlmann (poem unrhymed)
  • There's Always a Promise John Patrick Robbins (poem unrhymed)
November 04, 2019
  • a man sharpening a machete John Grochalski (poem unrhymed)
  • Death Warrant Alexis Rhone Fancher (poem unrhymed)
  • Lynchpin Sanjeev Sethi (poem unrhymed)
  • Nostalgia Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
November 11, 2019
  • Convocation Frederick Foote (poem unrhymed)
  • I Spent Ahmad Al-khatat (poem unrhymed)
November 18, 2019
  • Bedroom anatomy lesson #3 Mike Zone (poem unrhymed)
  • Have an old house over your head Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
  • The Possibility JD DeHart (poem unrhymed)
November 25, 2019
  • Never Forget Why Your Wrist Throbs Alexis Rhone Fancher (poem unrhymed)
  • Quaternaries Sanjeev Sethi (poem unrhymed)
December 16, 2019
  • I Want To Be in a Comic Book JD DeHart (poem unrhymed)
  • What kind of reckoning is it Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
December 30, 2019
  • Thin-Skinned Alexis Rhone Fancher (prose)
January 13, 2020
  • dumb luck and pain Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
February 10, 2020
  • whatsoever may do, betrayer Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
March 09, 2020
  • Religion is a tale Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
April 06, 2020
  • They tried to take the mystery away Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)

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