Harriet Tubman was born Araminta Ross and other Poems by Luz Pichel translated by Amparo Arróspide and Robin Ouzman Hislop

Editor’s Note: although we include the originals in this text, to introduce the poems of Luz Pichel, she is a Galician poet, a region in Spain with its own language (Gallego) which although bears similarities to Spanish (Castellano) is strikingly different. Luz Pichel mixes both languages in her work, but we as translators, have translated both into English, (apart from the little French ditty On The Bridge of Avignon in the first poem) hence the footnotes will often indicat.....

Press Release The Poetic Bond V11 (2017)

PRESS RELEASE PRESS RELEASE PRESS RELEASE PRESS RELEASE PRESS RELEASE PRESS RELEASE THE POETIC BOND VII ISBN-13: 978-1978098039, ISBN-10: 1978098030 Publication Date 17 NOV 17 The seventh, annual, international poetry anthology in The Poetic Bond Series. 112 poems by 50 poets from 17 countries, drawn from new media, professional and social networking, giving a snapshot of 2017 which could be said to capture the zeitgeist of co.....

Life and Opinions of Doctor Bop the Burnt-Out Prof. A Poem by EM Schorb

LIFE AND OPINIONS OF DOCTOR BOP THE BURNT-OUT PROF I. Veni, Vidi, Vici   My old man was a Moishe Kapoyr if you ever saw one. This can be proved by the fact that, when I was a kid, he thought I was a mazik and my brother wasn’t, but when we grew up and my brother joined the army and made a career of it, then he was a mazik and I wasn’t, .....