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David Flynn was born in the textile mill company town of Bemis, TN. His jobs have included newspaper reporter, magazine editor and university teacher. He has five degrees and is both a Fulbright Senior Scholar and a Fulbright Senior Specialist with a recent grant in Indonesia. His literary publications total more than two hundred. David Flynn’s web site is www.davidflynnbooks.com. He currently lives in Nashville, TN, where he is president of the Musicians Aid Society.
The following work is Copyright © 2017, and owned by David Flynn and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
The Woman I Love
The woman I will marry is boring.
The woman I will marry is aging.
Together we are two people on the edge of great age,
This is a good end.
Seth Howard is the author of two chapbooks: Out of the East, & Waters from a Well. His work has appeared in Otoliths, BlazeVOX [books], unarmed journal, Big Hammer, Chronogram, & elsewhere. He also hosted the Poetry Open Mic at the Washington Street Coffee House for a year, where he shared much of his own work in a public setting. He is a graduate of the University of Connecticut, & studied abroad at Sophia University in Tokyo for about three years. In his spare time, he enjoys the practice of Zazen, watches K-drama, & co-edits CAPSULE Magazine. He currently lives in New London, Connecticut. Visit Seth on the web here.
The following work is Copyright © 2017, and owned by Seth Howard and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
Memories of a Gangnam Café
Here in the afternoon fringed with lilac, we wait