Monthly Archives: November 2014

Fruita Pulp: Issue #6 November December

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November 2, 2014
Fruita Pulp Issue 6

  Fruita Pulp: Issue #6 November/December Poems: Mineral Laughter by Jack Mueller Firefly Promises by John Yau Four Poems by Joe Wenderoth Five Poems by Stepha Peters Two Poems by Jessica Baer Three Poems by Sean Shearer Three Poems by Alexandra Naughton Four Poems by Neeli Cherkovski Watching You Not Watching Me by Kristie Shoemaker […]


Mineral Laughter by Jack Mueller

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November 2, 2014
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  Mineral Laughter: meditations on a deliberate visit by Jack Mueller       Jack Mueller, a well known poet among poets, was long active writing and organizing in San Francisco. After a lifetime of conversation and argument with words (and following his retirement as CEO of the International Museum of Arts and Sciences in […]


Firefly Promises by John Yau

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November 2, 2014
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  Firefly Promises John Yau   Each of us began in mid-sentence, wiring frayed, blue electricity filling the air.  Motion whispers anyone could see through if they stopped to look. This is the snapshot I see when I close my eyes. Faded music. Rush of disclosures followed by missives delivered in an electronic suitcase. Walking […]


Four Poems by Joe Wenderoth

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November 2, 2014
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Joe Wenderoth with his adviser.   Four Poems by Joe Wenderoth   Question For The President what is it that is and is not vulnerable to grammar       In silence. In stillness. I want (to be able) to be able to see (to see) the sea within the sea to the point of […]


Five Poems from Constance by Stepha Peters

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November 2, 2014
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  from Constance by Stepha Peters           Stepha Peters was born in Ohio. She lives in Omaha.         


Three Poems by Sean Shearer

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November 2, 2014
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  Three Poems by Sean Shearer             Sean Shearer lives in Amherst, Massachusetts where he is a senior at Hampshire College working on his first collection of poems. Recent work appears in Ampersand Review, Gigantic Magazine, and is forthcoming from inter|rupture. He is the founder and editor-in-chief of BOAAT.    […]


3 poems about why I hate you by Alexandra Naughton

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November 2, 2014
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  3 poems about why I hate you Alexandra Naughton     Alexandra Naughton is the editor of be about it press, the cofounder of empathlit, and the author of many poems and short stories. Find her at thetsaritsa.tumblr.com.      


Three Poems by Neeli Cherkovski

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November 2, 2014
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  Three Poems by Neeli Cherkovski   Paper the paper is thin and brittle at the shop I buy handmade paper from Milan it has the strength I to transgress my shadow and carry-on with forms we consider important paper comes from the blood drawn out of our veins paper is what we use to […]


Two Poems by Jessica Baer

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November 2, 2014
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  Two Poems by Jessica Baer The Church of Cattle Entrails   Even before the abductions started, cattle burrowed their pain & we borrowed their cowbells because there was a church, there was no church, there was only the mineral of the eyes the fossil in the branch tearing out G R A S S […]


watching you not watching me by kristie shoemaker

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November 2, 2014
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Artwork courtesy of Jake Wincek.     watching you not watching me by kristie shoemaker     i’m physically growing roots to this sofa old floral patterns are staining my skin faded shades of cream and gold i am this tree growing from this heap of lazy bones demanding you pay attention to me i once […]


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