Siegfried Mortkowitz

But I didn’t want to give it to them, I didn’t want to do it for them, for their Holocaust. I wanted the polar opposite of the Holocaust, the antidote to blood and ashes, loss and suffering: love and pleasure. I wanted to live my life, not theirs.
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Petr Hruska

The door always used to swing shut, by itself, for years and years, with measured haste. / Now it stands utterly still.
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Dorota Maslowska

Days that she’d taken for lost, days when she’d felt like air that was slightly thicker and English-speaking, it must have been then that someone had been watching her the whole time, following her, dazzled by her existence, going crazy over her and . . .
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The Prose Poem Issue

Throughout the month of June, B O D Y presented a daily selection of prose poems, as well as essays and reviews, from our contributors as part of a special “Prose Poem Issue.”
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Michelle Penn

You tell yourself you’re immune, always, but then D appears, if not exactly out of the shadows then like a river of milk flooding the kitchen.
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Petr Hruska

Dorota Maslowska

The Prose Poem Issue

Michelle Penn

J. A. Bernstein

Poetry

Petr Hruska

Michelle Penn

J. A. Bernstein

Leonard Kress

Chris Green

Justin Lacour

Sarah Anderson

Matt W. Miller

Claire Scott

Jarvis Boggs

Tom Pickard

M. Drew Williams

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Fiction

Dorota Maslowska

Jose Alcantara Almanzar

Stefan Boskovic

Julia Butschkow

Jose Silva

Olja Savicevic

Biljana Jovanovic

Daniel Majling

Eric Sentell

Dasa Drndic

Natalie Bergman

Willie Davis

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Essays

Siegfried Mortkowitz

Tom Pickard’s FIENDS FELL | Review

Donna Stonecipher’s PROSE POETRY AND THE CITY | Review

Ryan Scott

Cynthia Gralla

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Picks

Osip Mandelstam’s Selected Poems, Translated by Alistair Noon | Friday Pick

Seth Rogoff, Thin Rising Vapors

Thin Rising Vapors by Seth Rogoff | Friday Pick

Ailbhe Darcy’s Insistence | Friday Pick

Donald Hall (1928-2018)

Julian Barnes, The Only Story | Friday Pick

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Art

Interview with Sculptor Rachelle Dang

Through The Looking Glass: An Interview With Camille Jodoin-Eng

Interview with Painter Delphine Hennelly

An Interview with Painter Daniel Barkley

Sabrina Ratte: The Idealized Vision in Reality

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Performance Text

Nic Adams

Balloon(s) Talk:
Jim Fletcher Interviews Rafael Sanchez

Daniil Kharms

Jean-Luc Godard

Ariel Stess

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