Past Excerpts

JULIA B LEVINE

Excerpt from Visitation by Julia B. Levine

The following poem appears in our Spring/Summer 2019 issue and was the 2018 Tiferet Writing Contest Winner for Poetry. The entire issue is available in print or digital format. Or, you can purchase a...
YEHOSHUA NOVEMBER

Excerpt from In the World of Time and Space by Yehoshua November

The following poem appeared in our Fall 2017 expanded issue which is available for digital download. Those who share duplexes, who live in apartments, know each other’s secrets—muffled love cries, silences after tragic news filters through the...
Roz Giuditta

Excerpt from When I Come Back by Roz Giuditta

The following poem appeared in our Summer 2017 digital issue. The entire issue is available for digital download. Lord, if you must take me someday, Let me come back as part of the ocean, Let me come...
Hedy Habra

Excerpt from Or What If She’d Chosen to Drown in a River of Down...

The following poem appears in our Fall/Winter 2018 issue. The single issue is available for purchase in print or digital format. Some want to drown in their dreams or in amber drink, others in denial, whilst he thinks of a river of...
DHEEPA R. MATURI

Excerpt from Three Days by Dheepa R. Maturi

The following short story appears in our Spring/Summer 2018 issue. The entire issue is available for purchase in print or digital format. Day One When Meena’s husband died, she was told that his soul would try very hard to hold...
DAVID VINCENTI’S poems have appeared in journals including Presence – A Journal of Catholic Poetryand Edison Literary Review, and anthologies including Rabbit Ears: TV Poems; he has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. His first full-length collection is A Measure of This World: Galileo’s Dialog with the Universe (2015). David lives and writes in New Jersey. (@DVincentiPoet)

Excerpt from Proverbs From the Owls by David Vincenti

The following poem appears in our Fall/Winter 2018 issue. The single issue is available for purchase in print or digital format. It was the first place winner of the 2018 Carriage House Poetry Prize. for Elizabeth In the woods, the...
Lynn Domina

Excerpt from A Suite for Gandhi by Lynn Domina

The following poem appears in our Spring/Summer 2018 issue. The entire issue is available for purchase in print or digital format. i. Later, I will follow his footprints their last hundred meters toward the stone marker where the eager crowd waited and later I will...
Tovli Simiryan

Excerpt from Skies by Tovli Simiryan

The following short story appears in our Fall/Winter 2018 issue. The single issue is available for purchase in print or digital format.         Out of a clear blue sky, I remember them. Our grandmother begged us not to forget our...
Christine-Valters-Paintner

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 of suns light poured into the dark chalice of space sparks wheel across the...
Emily Vogel

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 dishes rack. This late swarming of June light is going to murder...