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Issue 5: Phoenix

Bob Sward's Writer's Friendship Series

Book Reviews

Need to Know



A quick list to poets featured in this issue:

Bei Dao

Frank X. Gaspar

Carol Frith

Muriel Zeller

Dee Cohen

George Wallace

Tom Daley

James Lee Jobe

Mary Zeppa

Daniel A. Olivas

Hannah Stein

Lynne Knight

Walter Pavlich

Derick Burleson


George Wallace

George Wallace

she said

the beautiful things in
my life have always

been taken said 
a sound masked at

the bottom of dark 
clouds cannot be heard 

she said the voice 
of a missing bird 

asking dawn for explanations 
should  always be listened to 

so i listened.