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September 2019

Armando Veve

The oldest monthly devoted to verse in the English-speaking world.

  • Alice Notley
  • Henri Cole
  • Douglas Kearney
  • Aria Aber
  • Tommy Pico
Cover of Poetry Magazine September 2019 Issue.
From this Issue
    • poem

      Appeared in Poetry Magazine Stay Wild

      By Miles Solstice
      People continue
      to predict
                      the end
      of the world.
                             Are they
             when they’re wrong?
      The difference
      between being

    • poem

      Appeared in Poetry Magazine Lark-Luster

      By Eamon Grennan

      Gravity-defying, the lark in the clear air of a June morning stays aloft on a hoist of song only, and only when song goes as breath gives out does the bird let itself down the blue chute of air in such...

    • poem

      Appeared in Poetry Magazine Laura Palmer Graduates

      By Amy Woolard
      I can’t love them if their hands aren’t all tore up
      From something, guitar strings, kitchen knives & grease

      Burns, heaving the window ACs onto their crooked old
      Sills come June. Fighting back. That porchlight’s browned

      Inside with moth husks again & I can’t...

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