Runaway Parade
     
RUNAWAY PARADE ISSUE FORTY-TWO, FEBRUARY 16, 2013

storm /stawrm/ n. a disturbance of the normal condition of the atmosphere, manifesting itself by winds of unusual force or direction, often accompanied by rain, snow, hail, thunder, and lightning, or flying sand or dust. 2. a violent military assault on a fortified place, strong position, or the like. 3. a heavy or sudden volley or discharge: a storm of criticism; a storm of bullets. v. 4. (of the wind or weather) to blow with unusual force, or to rain, snow, hail, etc., especially with violence 5. to rage or complain with violence or fury 6. to deliver a violent attack or fire, as with artillery: The troops stormed against the garrison. 8. to rush to an assault or attack 7. to rush angrily: to storm out of a room.

The View
JENNY LEONARD
Painting and collage on board

Excelsior
BEN WELLES
Poem:Six years, Poetry, 2014-2019
Confronting man’s storms—
Threshing them out—twelve

The Shrine
IRVING A. GREENFIELD
Fiction: This is a tribute to the Harry Winstons of the world whose numbers will never be known, or cared about. Yet they endure.

I Don't Fear The Lunar Eclipse
ALI ZNAIDI
Poem:The waning of the moon doesn’t frighten me at all.
The dim lights descend damp onto the dark bushes
intersected by a river—a kind of a pure cleavage.

Irene
AARON MIDDLEPOET JACKSON
Poem: Hurricane approaches
Rain pounds outside
While dog reclines
In the crook of the arm


What I Want Most

HILLARY GIACOMELLI
Etching with Aquatint

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Pussimbrella
TANYA SILVER
Drawing
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