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Alexis Rhone Fancher
Always accused of being a city kitty, writer/photographer Alexis Rhone Fancher has abandoned Venice Beach, California for a downtown L.A. loft, intent on exploring her urban side. A member of Jack Grapes’ L.A. Poets & Writers Collective, her work has been published or is forthcoming in RATTLE, BoySlut, The Mas Tequila Review, Cultural Weekly, High Coupe, Bare Hands, Poised In Flight, edited by A.J. Huffman, Gutter Eloquence Magazine, From The Four-Chambered Heart, edited by Marie Lecrivain, and elsewhere. In 2013 she was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. She is poetry editor of Cultural Weekly. Visit Alexis on the web here: www.alexisrhonefancher.com
The following work is Copyright © 2013, and owned by Alexis Rhone Fancher and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
1. In the light
2. In the dark
3. In the even darker
4. In the winter
5. In the cut
Robert Savino is a native Long Island poet, currently residing in West Islip and widely published in print and online. He is the winner of the 2008 Oberon Poetry Prize. Robert’s first collection Inside a Turtle Shell, published in 2009, is a diverse journey of paths crossed, family and friends . . . lost and found. His work has also appeared on The Poetry Super Highway in June, 1999; and in 11 poems by 11 poets responding to September 11.
The following work is Copyright © 2013, and owned by Robert Savino and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
Son of a Gun
Children circle the swimming pool
Dad laughs as he takes a stream
No surprise when dad takes his 12-year-old hunting
The son learns well