Summer 2017

Issue 19

Issue 19, Summer 2017, features poetry by Lesley Wheeler, Steve Bellin-Oka, Sonja James and more! Mary Sesso begins the issue with an open-ended, extended metaphor in her poem “Garden of Choices,” Steve Bellin-Oka’s deftly handles the ghazal in “Ghazal to John, from Exile”, while Seema Yasmin’s “Hymen Hymn” examines reflects on anatomy, investigating sound and meaning in English and Urdu.