Nuyorican Poets Cafe
Imploring breaths heave: ‘please, just a taste of it.’
It’s Fall. Should not be hot.
After all, school began.
my air jordans cost a hundred with tax
my suede starters jacket says ‘raiders’ on the back
i’m stylin … smilin … lookin real mean cuz
it ain’t about bein heard just bein seen
“Can’t Be Music (Ode To Chaka Khan)” and “At A Quarter To Five” by Dana Bryant.
“It Can’t Be A Moonless Night If We’re On The Moon” and “I.Quatro” by Edwin Torres.
“Sex Goddess of the Western Hemisphere” and “Ingeborg: Mistress of the Dark” by Maggie Estep.
Poem, The ’80s, A Toad, and a six poem set, six short poems written with chicken pox by Mike Tyler.
Two poems, “On A Visit Home” and “We All Need” by Peter Spiro.