welcome to your club,
today's the last day of a decade, and the first day for issue two. thank you for bringing light and beauty to our year with your contributions and readership; we need and love both. we are so pleased to offer you this second collection of work, full of feminine fight and natural worlds. we hope you love it.
thanks for being here. you matter.
two poems: A Short History of Honey / Because I am Your Shadow by Alina Melnik
My Golden Boy by Dana
three poems: Apparition / A Wand with Your Name / Comebacks by Stephanie Athena Valente
three poems: softly the light / in this space between / i have not asked for silence by Rae Rozman
two poems: Woman or Mountain / Animal by Sofia K
Petrified Forest by Keith Moul
PRIMITIVE MYSTERIES, I, II, III by Jean Colonomos
First Grade / Weather Girl by Janelle Cordero
our still alive list
three poems: After the Full Moon, an Egg Cracked Open / Self Half Seen / Between the Laundromat and the Nail Salon by Caitlin Thomson
Yoga Mortis by Natalie Rosmarin
three poems: by a thread / hello doctor, my old friend /love notes to self, despairing - VII by Lauren Bender
two poems: Hand Over Heart / The Frogfish by Evangeline Riddiford Graham
two poems: i promised i'd dance on your grave / faith by Zoé Grangier
Another to Cover Your Bones by Shan Cahill
Home: Question + Answer by Carmen Arribas
two poems: what sad girls talk about when they’re not sad / for us to gain much more than just bread by Sol Camarena Medina
you by Tobias Kersey
best enjoyed with a hot and earthy beverage. think chai, tumeric latte, or your favorite coffee.