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Rebecca Lu Kiernan
Rebecca Lu Kiernan has published in MS. MAGAZINE, ASIMOV’S SCIENCE FICTION, NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW
and numerous books and magazines in the U.S and Australia. Her first poetry collection, "Sex With Trees…" was published by 2 River Press. Canada’s YGDRASIL released her second collection, "The Man Who Remembered Too Much". Kiernan was nominated for a Rhysling award for her sci fi tale of seduction, "When a Snake Bites You in the Ass". She lives on the gulf coast. Visit her on the web here.
The following work is Copyright © 2012, and owned by Rebecca Lu Kiernan and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
Gifts from Scientists
We were promised
Giant screens showed a split-screen view
In a flash,
Had I more time,
Steven Kunert teaches writing at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon. He has published prose and poetry for over thirty years, most recently in Wordriver, Fogged Clarity, Six Sentences, decomP and Word Riot, and he has an essay forthcoming in Apeiron Review. His poems previously appeared in Poetry Super Highway in 2008, 2010 and 2011.
The following work is Copyright © 2012, and owned by Steven Kunert and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
A Perfect Goodbye
Just before I die,
May hummingbirds buzz beneath
Allow flickers to wacka-wacka,
And may I hear this tune:
Then, drifting from open windows