March 18, 2019

Coming Soon in the Piker Press:

March 25, 2019
  • A Seasonal Sonnet Dan Mulhollen (poem rhymed)
  • At One Point It Comes Out Ndaba Sibanda (poem unrhymed)
  • Backtrack Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
  • Connected (for Kat) Charles Cicirella (poem unrhymed)
  • The City of Angel's Smile Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
  • The Purple Boat Lynn White (poem unrhymed)
  • The Winner Is Frederick Foote (poem unrhymed)
  • Would We Still Fall In Love In Heaven? Daniel Ajayi (poem unrhymed)
  • Luke and Duke Peter Barbour (fiction humor)
April 01, 2019
  • Eleven Questions Honoring the Fortieth Anniversary of the New York Times Science Page Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
  • Mush Wayne F. Burke (poem unrhymed)
  • A Bodysuit of Lies Dan Mulhollen (fiction)
April 08, 2019
  • Confession Eric Robert Nolan (poem unrhymed)
  • Curtains Sanjeev Sethi (poem unrhymed)
  • Dead End Dream John Patrick Robbins (poem unrhymed)
  • Garbage Bag Ahmad Al-khatat (poem unrhymed)
  • PTSD#35 Matthew Borczon (poem unrhymed)
  • While standing at the water's edge Abigail George (poem unrhymed)
  • Anthem Jacob Greb (fiction)
April 15, 2019
  • Blueprint Daniel Naman (poem unrhymed)
  • Living in Despair Ann Christine Tabaka (poem unrhymed)
  • Mailroom (for Kat) Charles Cicirella (poem unrhymed)
  • Mystery of the Unknown Pat Ashinze (poem unrhymed)
  • Now Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
  • Save My Job: An Existential Crisis Pranab Ghosh (poem unrhymed)
  • The Turks Ted Jonathan (poem unrhymed)
  • The Case of the Chinese Coins Jerry Guarino (fiction detective)
April 22, 2019
  • Diner Tony Gloeggler (poem unrhymed)
  • Guinea Pig from Outer Space John Grey (poem unrhymed)
  • Invisible Fabrice Poussin (poem unrhymed)
  • KKK Shoes Sarah Ito (prose)
  • Paying Respects Gary Glauber (poem unrhymed)
  • Peeling Oranges, Onions and Pavement in the Sun Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
  • True Believers Frederick Foote (speculative fiction religion )
April 29, 2019
  • Day's Inn Wayne F. Burke (poem unrhymed)
  • Jacko Lynn White (poem unrhymed)
  • Lost in Its Warmth Daniel Ajayi (poem unrhymed)
  • Poor Strung-out Christ Mike Zone (poem unrhymed)
  • The Coast of Time Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
  • The craft of writing empathy into action Abigail George (poem unrhymed)
  • Not Everyone Can Be Saved - Bonnie Carlson (cover story fiction life addiction)
May 06, 2019
  • My Mother's Apartment Eric Robert Nolan (poem unrhymed)
  • Too Muchness Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
  • One Mother's Day Party, Two Dads Terry Petersen (fiction family Mother's Day)
May 13, 2019
  • A Present Tense Rp Verlaine (poem unrhymed)
  • All Is Lost Ann Christine Tabaka (poem unrhymed)
  • Depression Pat Ashinze (poem unrhymed)
  • Gaunt Charles Cicirella (poem unrhymed)
  • I Was Matthew Borczon (poem unrhymed)
  • The Paisley Shirt Ted Jonathan (poem unrhymed)
  • Within the Fortress Fabrice Poussin (poem unrhymed)
May 20, 2019
  • Bobby Milk & Nose Whiskey Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
  • Retribution Gary Glauber (poem unrhymed)
  • Row the Mint Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
  • Save My Marriage: An Existential Crisis Pranab Ghosh (poem unrhymed)
  • The Prehistoric Giants Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
  • Vigils Tony Gloeggler (poem unrhymed)
May 27, 2019
  • Abstract Ends Frederick Foote (poem unrhymed)
  • My Comrade Daniel Ajayi (poem unrhymed)
  • The ocean where many of our songs are maps Abigail George (poem unrhymed)
  • Washed Up Lynn White (poem unrhymed)
June 03, 2019
  • Champ Wayne F. Burke (poem unrhymed)
  • Pig Penned Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
  • Post Modern Times Mike Zone (poem unrhymed)
  • The Outer Music Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
June 10, 2019
  • Another Soulless Dance Rp Verlaine (poem unrhymed)
  • Midnight Tony Gloeggler (poem unrhymed)
  • Plus What Is Enough? Charles Cicirella (poem unrhymed)
  • The Temple of the Gods Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
  • Whispering to Infinity Fabrice Poussin (poem unrhymed)
June 17, 2019
  • Retrospective Gary Glauber (poem unrhymed)
  • Romeo and Juliet (After Kids) Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
  • To the Light, Darkly Ted Jonathan (poem unrhymed)
  • When a Woman Cries Daniel Ajayi (poem unrhymed)
June 24, 2019
  • A Primeval Cane of Gold That Makes Rivers Fragrant Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
  • On This Wake Robin Wyatt Dunn (poem unrhymed)
  • Whenever daylight falls upon the city Abigail George (poem unrhymed)
July 01, 2019
  • Burrito on the Sidewalk Mike Zone (poem unrhymed)
  • Glucose Wayne F. Burke (poem unrhymed)
  • The Psychotic Kitchen Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
  • The Working Class Frederick Foote (poem unrhymed)
July 08, 2019
  • Getting to There Rp Verlaine (poem unrhymed)
  • Polio Ted Jonathan (poem unrhymed)
  • Tears of Rust Fabrice Poussin (poem unrhymed)
July 15, 2019
  • As Bikini Tops Jiggle and Lawn Mowers Reign Supreme Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
  • Barriers When Taste Breaks Sound Gary Glauber (poem unrhymed)
  • Golden and Transparent Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
July 29, 2019
  • Return Riding Dragon Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
  • Stung Wayne F. Burke (poem unrhymed)
August 05, 2019
  • 4 Days Later Mike Zone (poem unrhymed)
  • Exercise Rp Verlaine (poem unrhymed)
  • Waiting Room Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
August 12, 2019
  • Flash of the Giant Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
August 26, 2019
  • Wings of Light Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
September 02, 2019
  • Betting Slips Rp Verlaine (poem unrhymed)
  • The Wish Charlie Brice (poem unrhymed)
September 09, 2019
  • Fragrant Face of Golden Rainbow Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)

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