New poetry collections by Kenneth Pobo • Empty Mirror

Empty Mirror contributor Kenneth Pobo has published two new poetry collections this past month. The Antlantis Hit Parade Prose poems. From the publisher: “A delightful collection of unique personalities, perhaps generations of family or the inhabitants of a small town beset by the vagaries of love, loneliness, and growing older. This book entices you into…

Love Me, Anyway by Minadora Macheret • Empty Mirror

1. Love Me, Anyway was published by Porkbelly Press in 2018 in Cincinnati, Ohio. 2. This is Minadora Macheret’s first chapbook. 3. The speaker in these poems details three main subjects: the death of her mother, navigating Jewish identity, and suffering from Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). 4. PCOS is a chronic, hormonal disorder that causes…

Two poems by Katherine Fallon • Empty Mirror

in back / credit: deMeet Cute Summer an anti-shadow, diamond-bladed, and you, the soft-bodied starfish, the bell, a slim book to be opened. Patience, profusion. Nothing less than a pageant: caught breath and the current, pulling and pulling and pulling and pulling. Barn Sour I dig my heels in and wish for spurs: she must…

Nine collages by allison anne • Empty Mirror

About allison anneallison anne is a queer, non-binary collagist, mixed media artist + graphic designer living in minneapolis. their work is the result of years of self-directed experimentation with many mediums, but explorations with collage in the past several years have become their focus — particularly as a way to explore creativity, trauma and mental…