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Rachel Prizant Kotok

Rachel Prizant Kotok has been teaching English composition, literature, and language since 1996. Addicted to constrained writing, she has written letter-sequenced palindromic poetry for more than two decades. She was a finalist for Southwest Review’s 2014 Morton Marr Poetry Prize and the 2015 Tucson Festival of Books Literary Award for Poetry. Rachel is currently working on a book of palindrome poems paired with works of flash fiction. She teaches at UC Berkeley.

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Excerpt from Cosmos by Christine Valters Paintner

The following poem appears in our Spring/Summer 2018 issue. The entire issue is available for purchase in print or digital format. That first moment, explosion of fire and fury a stampede...
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A Little Kiss – by Sandell Morse

      The year was 1956. I was seventeen, a recent high school graduate, a dancer, a Rockette, my body my instrument, fiddle and bow, fingers...
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Excerpt from From Here to Wherever by Emily Vogel

The following poem appears in our Fall/Winter 2018 issue. The single issue is available for purchase in print or digital format, or by subscription. Shift. Identity or dishes to the...