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Three poems

Mary Ruefle

‘One of the loveliest possibilities / is that the truth is made of glass’

Five Skeins

Sarah V. Schweig

‘In my crumbling country every day, / people spend their lives standing in lines / to buy designer sneakers.’

Walk Laramidia

Swati Rana

‘Imagine all the prodigal / People, hoping only to / Escape every human mistake.’

The Reckoning

Armand Garnet Ruffo

‘the earth will heal / eventually / magnificently / when our species / is gone’

Swine

ko ko thett

‘I rode bareback, I rode out all the revolutions.’