Poetry

Madre de Bomba

31/10/2017 Naomi Rosenblatt 0

October ends, and here is the last installment of our October series by acclaimed poet and performance artist Magdalena Gómez, reprinted with her permission, and thanks to Red Sugarcane Press, from her 2014 book of poetry […]

Poetry

Impeachment Rap

27/10/2017 Naomi Rosenblatt 0

Tax cuts for wealthy Americans. Sabotage of Obamacare. Meanwhile, increasing evidence about Trump’s collusion with Russia surfaces. Honeysuckle presents MK Washko’s outcry against a masquerading president. You disregard what was spoken All your promises are […]

Poetry

Diary From an AIDS Ward, 1984

26/10/2017 Naomi Rosenblatt 0

In the latest installment of our series by acclaimed poet and performance artist Magdalena Gómez, she reminds us, “There are too many things we forget: The AIDS epidemic of recent decades, and now the victims of […]

HERS

Homage to Emily Dickinson

25/10/2017 Honeysuckle 0

By Jay Neugeboren Upstairs She Ties Her Poems in String Upstairs she ties her poems in string And thus her heart at last flies free— Though hope is surely not the thing On fire within that […]

Poetry

How I Got Religión

18/10/2017 Naomi Rosenblatt 0

Honeysuckle brings you a new poem in the series from acclaimed poet and performance artist Magdalena Gomez, part of an ongoing effort to honor the people of Puerto Rico. You can see previous installments here […]

Poetry

Where is my America?

11/10/2017 Honeysuckle 0

We’re proud to publish the work of revolutionary activist poet James Litkett, beginning with his stirring tribute in memory of Eric Garner’s 2014 death at the hands of New York City police. For Erica Garner […]

Poetry

Hair Bueno

10/10/2017 Naomi Rosenblatt 0

Last week Honeysuckle brought you the first poem in a series by acclaimed poet and performance artist Magdalena Gomez, as part of an ongoing effort to honor the people of Puerto Rico. Today marks the next […]

Poetry

We Interrupt This

03/10/2017 Naomi Rosenblatt 0

We at Honeysuckle are dedicated to honoring voices around the world. In light of the ongoing crisis in Puerto Rico, we are proud to bring you the first in a new series of poems by […]

Poetry

What She Said:

28/07/2017 Kirsten Chen 0

by Omotara James Should have asked for more, but was afraid to— Should have tied you up with those bed sheets I wrapped around my belly, in shame against those words you called me, that […]