R. M. O’Brien’s reading of Megan McShea’s Poem, a poem

A Mountain City of Toad Splendor

Livepoem of “Damn Pigeon for Company” by R. M. O’Brien Plush, what a word to start a poem w/ cozy—smacks of luxury—decadence but cheap too—a plush toy—polysemig from the start—like John Milton’s Paradise Lost— which opens like, “Of man’s first disobedience & the fruit”—& you think fruit like the fruit … Read More

Stephanie Barber, Linda Franklin, Megan McShea, handsome stranger

megan, linda, stephanie

Warmer days: Megan McShea, at left, is the author of A Mountain City of Toad Splendor. Stephanie Barber, at right, is the author of Night Moves and these here separated. Between them is local artist and writer Linda Franklin. In front of them is I don’t know. This photo from the Shattered Wig … Read More