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Liu Xia: Two Poems under House Arrest


Before going to drink with my old brother
I will unplug my telephone Continue reading

Liu Xia: I Am Tired

Liu XiaI am tired
I am tired of my white pills
I am tired of my smiles at you
I am tired of toilets on trains
I am tired of your reputation
I am tired of my heart tiring Continue reading

Five Poems by LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs

By: LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs


This week in the PEN Poetry Series, guest editor Cathy Park Hong features five new poems by LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs. About Diggs’s work, Hong writes: “LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs’s poetry is a tense coil of enraptured, disco-cursive, code-switching lines. New York City Continue reading