New Mudlark: John Wall Barger

New and On View: Mudlark Poster No. 118 (2014)

Curious Portents Involving My Bearded Neighbor

Poems by John Wall Barger

The Death of Jolly Dolly
Wedding Goblin
A Cluster of Ants on the Shag Rug
Returning What was Stolen
At the Foot of Rapunzel’s Tower
People Came Back from the Other Side All the Time…
Curious Portents Involving [ … ]

New Mudlark: John Valentine

New and On View: Mudlark Flash No. 88 (2014)

Four Poems by John Valentine

Treblinka | Bouquet | The Graces of Hell | Last Letter

John Valentine teaches philosophy at the Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah, Georgia. His poems have appeared in various journals, including The Sewanee Review, The Midwest Quarterly, Southern Poetry Review, The [ … ]

New Mudlark Chapbook

NEW AND ON VIEW: MUDLARK CHAPBOOK No. 54 (2014)

Intervals of Sun Almost Black
by Meredith Stricker

Contents:
dear silence
everything that has black sounds
my paradise is a field
if I get lost
notes

Author’s Note: “The poems explore wild love, grief, the specifics of policy. Taken as a whole, they are also a kind of interrogation [ … ]

Call for submissions

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS!

 Vallum: Contemporary Poetry is currently accepting submissions for its upcoming themed issue 11:2 “Speed.”

 We often wonder what the world would be like if it wasn’t in such a rush. Speed is the defining aspect of the contemporary world. Time slips by at an unprecedented rate. How (why) is the world [ … ]