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The Yellow Porch Swing, Aimee Klein May 2019

The Yellow Porch Swing, Aimee Klein

Westview

The smell of honeysuckle carried on a breeze the soft squeak


Villanelle: Flood Time, Eleanore Lee May 2019

Villanelle: Flood Time, Eleanore Lee

Westview

The skies above just opened up, hear how the torrent roars… On city streets, through parks and lots, our stains are washed away.


Your Girlfriend Is A Boozy Animorph, Henry D. Goldkamp May 2019

Your Girlfriend Is A Boozy Animorph, Henry D. Goldkamp

Westview

My shadow nearly dodges your ghost for an iced glass, again a gin to toast.


Green, Richard Dinges Jr. May 2019

Green, Richard Dinges Jr.

Westview

Green is cool to gaze into, woods strangled in undergrowth


Naming Southwest Oklahoma, Molly Sizer May 2019

Naming Southwest Oklahoma, Molly Sizer

Westview

Young Andrew Carnegie invested years steeling money; in his old age, he built imposing music halls on the east coast and libraries in rural towns out west.


Birds Of Light, Jack Cooper May 2019

Birds Of Light, Jack Cooper

Westview

Autumn streams of rain hit the maple tree and red and yellow leaves wing off in all directions


Part One, Diane Glancy May 2019

Part One, Diane Glancy

Westview

The Man Who Loves Dreamsicles


Princesses, Donna L. Emerson May 2019

Princesses, Donna L. Emerson

Westview

First grade girls are deciding who’s a princess. They say I’m not one.


Summer Thunderstorm, Richard Dinges Jr. May 2019

Summer Thunderstorm, Richard Dinges Jr.

Westview

A cold pierce, bolts crack sky’s lids, a brief glimpse at eternity


Trash, Eleanore Lee May 2019

Trash, Eleanore Lee

Westview

To find where the Johnsons used to live, You have to turn up the old dirt road, Hang left, then go on past the splintered gate


Imperfect English Composition, Anne Babson May 2019

Imperfect English Composition, Anne Babson

Westview

Thesis: While in love, no matter what my mother says about the milk for free, I have discovered that he is prose, not sonnet. While having sterling qualities, he is not perfect. Remind the reader that no one is. Remind self.


Irises Planted On A Grave, Gordon Grice May 2019

Irises Planted On A Grave, Gordon Grice

Westview

The irises lick the wind with fragrant tongues…


Ballad Of St. Stephen's Green, James B. Nicola May 2019

Ballad Of St. Stephen's Green, James B. Nicola

Westview

While loitering in St. Stephen’s Green, Watching the youth pass by, I spied an elder gentleman In a blue suit and bright tie


Skippings Rocks, Chad W. Lutz May 2019

Skippings Rocks, Chad W. Lutz

Westview

There’s a place in town where the only two roads meet, marked by an old sycamore. Its bark is blotchy, and the few limbs it has left reach for the sky like the pleading arms of a dying man.


Beetles In Moonlight, Gordon Grice May 2019

Beetles In Moonlight, Gordon Grice

Westview

This rooted cliff is riddled and pocked. On August nights, you can watch the moonlight clatter into shards that move apart and come together to couple.


Blimps Are Cool, Molly Sizer May 2019

Blimps Are Cool, Molly Sizer

Westview

Today we saw the Goodyear Blimp. It flew above the roofs of town.


Health Care, Dick Bentley May 2019

Health Care, Dick Bentley

Westview

On this hill, in this clump of trees at the edge of the golf course, I sit with the wind swaying the daisies.


Here And Now, Dennis Ross May 2019

Here And Now, Dennis Ross

Westview

Driving along an Iowa gravel road I am sometimes jolted wide awake as from a forever sleep, struck by the immediacy of the world,


Interactive Sonnet, James B. Nicola May 2019

Interactive Sonnet, James B. Nicola

Westview

This is the place where I’m supposed to say a thing I have to say, and soundly, then expound upon it like a pregnant hen with fourteen eggs she cannot help but lay.


Prayers Coagulate Around A Woman On Her Porch, Henry D. Goldkamp May 2019

Prayers Coagulate Around A Woman On Her Porch, Henry D. Goldkamp

Westview

Southern static : pink tongue : dewy ears : seagulls yelling Wal-Mart


The Choice Is Mine, John Grey May 2019

The Choice Is Mine, John Grey

Westview

I wear mismatched clothes, fill the sink with dirty dishes, sit and watch football on the TV until all hours


Mothertongue 2019 (Full Issue) Apr 2019

Mothertongue 2019 (Full Issue)

mOthertongue

The full mOthertongue 2019 issue.


Black Box 2019, Shane C. Baskit, Jon Haass, Alan Malnar, Ryan Mahoney, Eileen Landis-Groom, Tom Perkins, Gary L. Griffith, Patricia Watkins, Courtney Turner-Rathbone, Hugo Fonck, Kelvin Russell, Martin Kurkchubasche, Jordan King Jan 2019

Black Box 2019, Shane C. Baskit, Jon Haass, Alan Malnar, Ryan Mahoney, Eileen Landis-Groom, Tom Perkins, Gary L. Griffith, Patricia Watkins, Courtney Turner-Rathbone, Hugo Fonck, Kelvin Russell, Martin Kurkchubasche, Jordan King

Black Box

The Black Box is a student based creative publication serving the Embry-Riddle Prescott campus. It is our goal to provide a showcase for the creativity and talent of the Embry-Riddle students. Creative works by members of Embry-Riddle's faculty and staff are included.