“And Kidsley Divey, Too” by Laura Lee Washburn

Issue 18 / Summer 2019 / Abortion Ban Protest Special Issue Lilliebelle, 1920-1935 Mairsy dotes and dosey dotes and little lambsy divey.  Lilliebelle is underground.  We keep her under ivy.  The hired hand was like a man and fondled her forever. The hired man had lots...

“Kill This” by Genevieve DiNatale

Issue 18 / Summer 2019 / Abortion Ban Protest Special Issue   Which morality is in question? That of the race or that placed upon A woman’s place Without valor, without honor But with grace Men gone to war Their valor – their morality Then me… In line...

“time-lapse of girlhood” by Uma Menon

Issue 18 / Summer 2019 / Abortion Ban Protest Special Issue   as i grow up i learn to spit out words of distaste to bite only the cookies that are under-baked to rename my identity out of spite   in response my mother tells me that she who asks for...

Motherhood as Existence in All We Can Hold (collection)

All We Can Hold: Poems of Motherhood, edited by Elise Gregory, Emily Gwinn, Kaleen McCandless, Kate Maude, and Laura Walker   All We Can Hold: Poems of Motherhood Editors: Elise Gregory, Emily Gwinn, Kaleen McCandless, Kate Maude, and Laura Walker Sage Hill...