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3 poems by Howie Good

Ambiguities of a Moonless Night Entire species go missing. Relations with the remaining grow strained. Amid the crisis, dusk seems a kind of feeble dawn, a smoked-down cigarette between misshaped knuckles. Former friends of mine live by candlelight and read only children’s books. My own plans are forever being interrupted. I get off the train … Continue reading

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On Trying to Teach The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by John Bradley

You don’t believe in spirits, do you? Shandrika begins, as corporeal bodies float past us in the hallway.  I’ve never seen a spirit, I confess, not sure what, or how to say.  I think of Hector “Cootie” Henry, who saw a several-ton headless hog, links of broken chain dangling from its bloodstained neck, roaming the … Continue reading

Prose / Writers / Writing

The Only Hurricane That Can’t Be Categorized by Erik Moshe

In a valley without telephone poles, a reindeer that cannot be hunted is a valuable commodity, the one with antlers poised to the cloud sensors like electrical signals, communicating in lipid Morse code to pony-tailed Inca deities somewhere in Sabotage-land. They don’t pay taxes there either, which takes away from storm recovery funds. Wildlife eradicated … Continue reading

The Blue Hour Anthology Volume Two, Free Shipping in the United States offer ends Saturday.
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The Blue Hour Anthology Volume Two, Free Shipping in the United States offer ends Saturday.

Book Lovers, we are offering free shipping on The Blue Hour Volume Two a collection of poetry, prose and art. This soft cover book contains 209 pages of poetry, prose, photographs, painting, and sculpture. It features a vast array of styles and subjects, perspectives and life experiences. It contains some of the highest quality pieces that … Continue reading

Prose / Short Story

Infected by Michael C. Keith

Physicians of the utmost fame  Were called at once, but when they came  They answered, as they took their fees, ‘There is no cure for this disease.’                            –– Hilaire Belloc It was a momentary lapse in judgment––a split second impulse with grave consequences––that impelled Connor Hickman to breathe his germs into his wife’s open … Continue reading

Independent Publisher Blue Hour Press Announces the release of another bright and beautiful Anthology, The Blue Hour Volume Two a collection of poetry, prose and art.
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Independent Publisher Blue Hour Press Announces the release of another bright and beautiful Anthology, The Blue Hour Volume Two a collection of poetry, prose and art.

McMinnville, Oregon – July, 25 2013 – During November of 2012, editors Susie Sweetland Garay and Moriah LaChapell formed The Blue Hour Magazine, an online magazine sharing art and writing by contributors from around the world. Originally intended to be a website for contributors to share their work online, the website became more popular than … Continue reading