Monthly Archives: November 2012

SATURDAY POETRY SERIES PRESENTS: STEPHANIE KARTALOPOULOS

FERTILE By Stephanie Kartalopoulos Somewhere after the houses burning from beneath their heaviest frames, after the red that rises in the wake of a recessed heat. Somewhere after the third time you told me to find my own hell because … Continue reading

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SATURDAY POETRY SERIES PRESENTS: STEVIE EDWARDS

By Stevie Edwards: POEM WITH PEARS IN IT After Robert Hass Everything in the college cafeteria is the fleshy color of canned pears and so am I because it is winter. * Because it is winter and fresh fruit is … Continue reading

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SATURDAY POETRY SERIES PRESENTS: TAWNYSHA GREENE

BREAKING BREAD AT AL QALZAM by Tawnysha Greene My first time alone with the women in Saudi Arabia, abayas, head covers off and I see their faces, their hair free. Hands touch me, lead me down a line of greetings, … Continue reading

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RESTORE HETCH HETCHY VALLEY

The Hetch Hetchy Valley as it looked in 1913. Photo from the archives of the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission. RESTORE HETCH HETCHY VALLEY, VOTE YES! ON PROPOSITION F by Matt Gonzalez A fascinating challenge facing today’s environmental movement is … Continue reading

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SATURDAY POETRY SERIES PRESENTS: NICOLAS DESTINO

FANTASY for Jeffrey by Nicolas Destino We loved wind so much that we talked about buying kites. When we finally bought kites, we continued to talk about flying them on windy days. We talked about disasters, where the kites would … Continue reading

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