POUI: Contents


Foreword
 
I          THE EMIGRANTS
 
Dee Horne
Tangerine Sky

Twanda Rolle
Dream Place
 
Philip Armbrister
Returning to Stanyard Creek
 
Lelawattee Manoo-Rahming
Counter Attack
 
Althea Romeo Mark
Now Boarding
Shedding My Cocoon

Obediah Smith
Warm Cab In Havana
 
II         OF AGE AND INNOCENCE

Miriam Austin
Kelly and the Earrings
 
Jason Allen-Paisant
Love Suddenly
 
Nadine Rogers
Pearlie
Child Marriage
 
Wendy Fulton Steginsky
Island Sonata
1967 's Summer of Love

Althea Romeo Mark
Manchineel

L N Little
Melda, Oh!

Victoria Sarne
Darkness

Ian McDonald
Pots

Mezan Morrison
Greenhouse

Alicia Valasse
Zafè Bitasyon
 
Tanesha Baptiste
Fading Colours
 
III        SEASON OF ADVENTURE
 
Dahlia James-Williams
I Going Get Myself a Pit Bull

Eric Rose
Stay At Home

Wendy Fulton Steginsky
Coot Pond: A Fine Still Life
 
Ian McDonald
Red Moon

Jody Rathgeb
Look Away
 
Mezan Morrison
Wet Fields
 
Yesha Townsend
The Rock of Angels

Obediah Smith
Voices of the Living Voices of the Dead

 IV       THE PLEASURE OF EXILE                                           
 
Jason Allen-Paisant
Venice, My Africa

Philip Armbrister
Elegy for the Memories of Her

Jason Allen-Paisant
Under the Duppy Tamarind at 6 a.m.

Debarun Sarkar
Bengali I

V        NATIVES OF MY PERSON

Jason Allen-Paisant
Fear No Men

Rajendra Shepherd
Hi Mom, bye Mon

Alan C. Smith
Day 1: Again
Day 9: Can't Give It Up Today: It's Odd
Day 10: The 1 Who Cooleth the Knife
 
Nancy Anne Miller
Boiling Hot
 
Victoria Sarne
The Rasta Man

Ian McDonald
Smell of Basil

Obediah Smith
Galloping Hooves Galloping Home
 
VI       COMING, COMING HOME

Henry Fraser
The Reverend MacKenzie's Daughter

Anthony Kellman
The Guest Home
 
Wendy Fulton Steginsky
Let's Get Together and Feel All Right

Nancy Anne Miller
Rudder

Carol Mitchell
Adverse Possession

Ian McDonald
Gone to Get Ribbons
Black Forest
 
Ayanna Gillian Lloyd
Homegoing

VII      THE SOVEREIGNTY OF THE IMAGINATION

Rashaun J. Allen
A Melody on Repeat

Ian McDonald
Poetry


Ernesta M. Fraser
Saying Goodbye to Elijah's Chariot

Bryana Valverde-DeBartolo
The Sound Cloud
Lazzari

Nadine Rogers
Priestess

Dorsia Smith Silva
Jonquil Yard

Alan C. Smith
Red and Hiding

Debarun Sarkar
Interview with a Working Class Poet1
"Interview with a Working Class Poet" First appeared: Dryland: Los Angeles
Underground Art & Writing
Issue/Vol - Issue #7 Page No. 21-22  
Year of Publication: June.July 2017


Obediah Smith
Jason Pollock

VIII     THE NEW WORLD IMAGINATION
 
Jerome Teelucksingh
La Vega Estate
Divali Celebrations

Ian McDonald
The Great Tree     
Stravinsky's Fingers
Master-Spirits of Guyana

Nancy Anne Miller
Swimming Lessons
 
Yesha Townsend
Of the Water


IX        ON THE CANVAS OF THE WORLD

Mezan Morrison
Under the House: Dinner
Lunch
Dessert
Breakfast

Dee Horne
Hearing Langston Hughes
 
Philip Armbrister
The Vagrant

Nancy Anne Miller
Antique Star Map
Seahorse
 
Wendy Fulton Steginsky
Day-O

Alan C. Smith
Something I Saw While Walking the Dog
 
Debarun Sarkar
A Lake


X        A FUTURE THEY MUST LEARN

Bryana Valverde-DeBartolo
Touched
Untouched

Richard Georges
Proverbs - Death's Ladder Is There For All To See
The One Who Asks Questions Doesn't Lose His Way
Dead Man Can't Carry Dead Up De Hill
Rock Stone Down River Bottom Don't Know When De Sun Hot
Nicknames Are Used In Case The Devil Comes Asking

Twanda Rolle
Paper Love

Obediah Smith
How Heavy Was My Suitcase In My Two Arms

Lelawattee Manoo-Rahming
The Last Washerwoman

Ian McDonald
What We Want of Love


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