Recent Poetry


by Sara Backer

23 May 2016

Her father left her every day / for many years.

Podcast: May Poetry

by Annette Frost, Lisa Rosinsky, Chengyu Liu, and Sara Backer, read by Annette Frost, Romie Stott, Ciro Faienza, and Sara Backer

23 May 2016

In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Ciro Faienza presents poetry from the May issues.

Culture Shock From Wild Flowers

by Chengyu Liu

16 May 2016

A wide world opens in front of him: // light, pollens, hexagons / anti-gravitating in the air.


by Lisa Rosinsky

9 May 2016

When I dreamed of the apocalypse, the end / came like a liquefying of the sky, the sunrise / and sunset palettes swirling all together

Archived Poetry

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