“We wanted it more than ever”
“We! We! We! We! We! We! We!”
“He held a mirror up to our very best selves”
“the blood-soaked refuse left from a pillage”
“Look! Look around you!”
“The adults have deserted us to their own cause”
“We were shaken from a kind of dream”
“Nothing more forlorn than an eviscerated machine”
“Otto picked his way through the debris…”
At Words Without Borders, a folk-epic recipe.
The final installment in Chad Parmenter’s cycle of Batman poems.
Batman in Mr. Freeze’s Glacierworks.
Batman Vs. Osiris.
Poems of the Dark Knight, a cycle by Chad Parmenter.
Matthew Battles’ version of an archive-bound Chinook tale.
Catz haz epiks, says poet Stephen Burt.
THE ARGONAUTICA translated by Joshua Glenn
THE KALEVALA translated by James Parker
THE ILIAD translated by Flourish Klink
It’s the season for heroes, tricksters, beauties, and devils.