One Poem by Ben Pelhan

Ben Pelhan is a London-based American and a white, cis-het, male. As such, this is where his poems begin. He founded Line Assembly, a poetry education and performance tour with an accompanying documentary now in post-production. He has always lived by a river but never on a coast, and his poems have appeared/are forthcoming in Black Warrior Review, Bombaby Gin, Dream Pop, and Fairy Tale Review among others. You can follow @benpelhan on Instagram to see pictures of his dog and the occasional London elephant sighting.

Vi Khi Nao by Louis Elliott
Vi Khi Nao Covers

From personal ads compiled as narrative to a frame-by-frame retelling of a short film on grazing sheep, Nao’s poems and stories are acrobatic experiments in form.

An Artist’s Guide to Herbs: Sarsaparilla by Harmony Holiday
Harmony Holiday Sarsaparilla

“The blood of the thing is the truth of the thing.”

One Poem by Lara Mimosa Montes
Lara Mimosa Montes 1

When you don’t have the words / what will you use to speak (to truth)? Whiteness is structured like a language