How magnificent the war is!
Early in the morning
it wakes up the sirens
and dispatches ambulances
to various places
swings corpses through the air
rolls stretchers to the wounded
from the eyes…More
LullabyNight after night, exhausted,digesting the day, past wordsand this side of sleep, we lie simplified,stripped of past lives and projects,weary of voices and verticals,relieved to be only bodies side…More
Trompe l'oeilAll the failures of an existence,when meticulously compiled,and given a certain coherence,resemble a sort of pyramid—monumental—though truncated,maybe—when seen from a distanceat the precise moment the fadingsun reaches it,…More
Aphrodite ColleagueModern anadyomene of the rest rooms lovelyBotticellian mid a great flushing noisecenters herself in green doorframe arranging blondeneath electricity her braid her waveand with a downy sweater’s sleevetugs…More
PEN America is proud to be a part of the #HoldtheLine coalition in support of @MariaRessa, Reynaldo Santos, and #pressfreedom in the Philippines. They have fearlessly persisted in standing up to strongman President Rodrigo Duterte and holding him to account.
Newly enforced media regulations that India says are to counter false news and incitement in Jammu and Kashmir will stifle government criticism and go against press freedom protections in the country’s constitution, critics say. https://bit.ly/2OmZAnb
The allegations against Ivan Safronov, who often broke news on sensitive arms deals when working for Kommersant newspaper and was an aide to the head of Russia’s state space agency, are part of an escalating number of espionage cases in the past decade. https://bloom.bg/2ObFyfa