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Alice Devises a New and Improved Form of Execution

Turn the page and be done with it. Nettie Farris is the author of Communion (Accents Publishing, 2013), Fat Crayons (Finishing Line Press, 2015), The Wendy Bird Poems (dancing girl press, 2016), and the micro-chapbook Story (Origami Poems Project, 2016). … Continue reading

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24/40

Gobi. Kalahari. Mohave. This is the desert. Abandon hope before entering here. Abandon fear. This is a car wreck, top of the car sliced off. This is a wooden cross on the side of the road. This is a wedding … Continue reading

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Verdigris

Lavender. Grass. Sand. Sandalwood. Lemon. This is the earth. This is the fertile earth with its tall grass prairies. This is the earth with its gorges and cliffs. This is the earth with its sand dunes and its seaweed infest- … Continue reading

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Permafrost, February 14

Gunmetal. Steel. Cold. Gray. Ash. Pewter. This is the sky. This is the color of the sky in winter. This sky is not real, here, where it is always winter. It is some artificial prop, placed there by some deranged … Continue reading

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