YEAR IN POEMS

EDITORIAL

BARBARA BERMAN
The S.J. Sentence

TAMIKO BEYER
Covid-19 Triptych
Say It Again
Hexing the Capitalists

SCOTT BIRD
Acts
Epistemy

KARLA BRUNDAGE
She Tweets of a Ten Point Plan
I Give For You
Who Are You and Whom Do You Love Black Woman?

BRIAN KOMEI DEMPSTER
Our Blood

JOHANNA ELY
November 7th, 2020

PAUL FERICANO
We’re Off to Knee the Wizard
Sheltering Out
Dean Martin Wears a Mask in Starbucks
Seltzer in Place

EUGENE GLORIA
Viral Days
Time as an Asterisk
My dear parentheses,

HEATH HYUN HOUGHTON 
Outside in America: identity

JENNA LE
Epicenter Thoughts

TIMOTHY LIU
Terence This is Stupid Stuff
Bored as Fuck
Make America China Again

KAREN LLAGAS
Good Americans
In our upside down, I will seek the ghosts first
I go to the ocean to learn about distance

MIA AYUMI MALHOTRA
Sheltering: Family Notebook

HILARY CRUZ MEJIA
Our Silent Pain / Nuestro Dolor Silencioso
Big Mouth of Words / Boca Grande de Palabras
Collective Consciousness / Consciencia Colectiva

CORDELIA NAUMANN
Stories You Might Have Missed in 2020 (San Bruno Edition)
Brozzi’s Good Death (The Hope of Now)
At the Last Reunion

CAROL PARK
The Wanting of November 3rd
Let Myself Listen
What I Ponder

ROBERT PESICH
The Pardons
On the Campaign Trail
Election Season

ELMER OMAR PIZO
Rice Birds

JENNY QI
About Face

ROBERT RICARDO REESE
Woori

DENA ROD
the hare won
dining curbside
go fund yourself

ESTEBAN RODRIGUEZ
32 El músico
37 El mundo
39 El nopal

ANNIE STENZEL
Excerpts from My Diary of Presidential Elections
The last four years, explained as changes in the barometer
During the pandemic, I only fret on days with a “y” in their name

EILEEN R. TABIOS
Sudden Asian Prepper

VICTOR BARNUEVO VELASCO
The Emperor of Forever
Foreign Land
Choose Your Adventure

MICHAEL WARR
Appalling Bearers
To Your Assailant / 致攻擊你們的人

CHUN YU
A Drop
Seeking Sand Dollars / 尋貝

CHANGMING YUAN
Q/A: America Today
The Moment I Pick Up a Powerful Nation,
Monody to American Presidential Candidates