table of contents

Foreword

Doug Anderson

How Shabby, Poetry

Mimi White

An Old Human Song

Matthew Lippman

They Will Always Remember There Were Kids Like Them

The Smell of a Peeled Orange from Across The Room

Zoo Cain

for Ukraine

Sam Pereira

Thinking of Mayakovsky during the Days of the Little Napoleon, Putin, While the Wind Cries Mary

Live Update on the War

James Cervantes

Theater of War

Kim Malinowski

Birthday on February 26

Stephen Kuusisto

Ukraine

Sara Parrott

Under a Ukrainian Roof

K. Johnson Bowles

Poison Pens

Ralph James Savarese

Root Hog or Die

Checkpoint

Tito Mukhopadhyay

Smoke

Bill Schulz

Nuremberg to Moscow

Charter Weeks

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Tim Suermondt

The City

Karen Kilcup

Equinox in Ukraine

Unsheltered

Bob Herz

February 25, 2022: War

The Poem of Inordinate Cruelty

David Weiss

In Store

Andrea Scarpino

Weapons

Grace Mattern

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Jody Stewart

Equinox

David Lloyd

Sick

Risk

Elizabeth Knies

Luck

Vincent Spina

Craters

Eva Rose Goetz

Grow Peace

Carry Peace/Watch Listen

How Much More

Helena Minton

Overnight War

Valentina Gnup

Song For Ukraine

Kenneth Rosen

O UKRAINE!

Liz Libbey

The Basement

Alison Harville

What We Wake To Is What We Fell Asleep To

From A Distance

Bill Burtis

Photo from Kyiv

Stand With Ukraine


cover art: Flag Burning 3.23.22 by Bill Schulz