Tag Archives: poems

Open Mic Night Recap: March 9, 2017

On March 9, 2017, Straylight Literary Magazine held another successsful Open Mic Night in The Den of the University of Wisconsin-Parkside. Madison Moore once again was a wonderful MC, even…

Because I Love You

“Home” is a relative term. Last year it meant Los Angeles, Sunshine and orange trees. My parents and my brother. And longing. Now, the word brings in mind without regret…

An Exhibit in She

She removes her velvet rope coat She sinks, deep in her unlamentable curves She concentrates Turning rock solid, turning to ice Her river stone eyes roll under their lids, cold…