Smaller than a Mouse
Why does the media treat a dead mouse as more important than an anti-war protest?
About angels IX
It’s man versus butterfly in this poem about the competing demands of nature and economy.
Interview with Homero Aridjis
The Mexican poet speaks of his deep involvement in nature and literature.
To the Valley in the Morning with Blood and Guts and Fear
When there’s war all the time, there’s no such thing as
after the war anymore.
A Hakka Man Farms Rare Earth in South China
What lies beneath the rare earth metals that the world so covets?
War on Roaches
A poem about genocide read in front of the Burmese embassy on the Poetry Walk of Shame.
Poem, ‘Dear Legislators’
Where to find the funds for health care reform? Sometimes the answer can be found in poetry.
Poems Against the Regime
Three Iranian-American poets write about protests, images, and a fallen demonstrator.