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  April 2019
volume 16 number 1
-table of contents-
  contributing poets
  Michelle Angelini
  luis cuauhtemoc berriozabal
  Jack G. Bowman
  Lynne Bronstein
  Deborah Edler Brown
  Anna Cates
  Beverly M. Collins
  Chella Courington
  David Flynn
  Paul Hellweg
  Glenn Ingersoll
  Scott C. Kaestner
  lalo kikiriki
  John Leonard
  Cynthia Linville
  Marieta Maglas
  Xavier McIves
  Scott Thomas Outlar
  bc petrakos
  Diana Rosen
  Walter Ruhlmann
  David Scriven
  Megha Sood
  Terrence Sykes
  Perry Terrell
  Tim Tipton
  Davide Trame
  Roman Tunkel
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Tim Tipton
April 2019



art by the feral artist

    Tim Tipton was first seduced by the craft of poetry when he read the "Panther" by Rainier Marie Rilke. He has written poetry that has been featured in ART/LIFE, Askew, The San Gabriel Valley Poetry Quarterly, and the on-line journal poeticdiversity. Tim is a graduate of California State University of Northridge where he received a Bachelor of Science in Sociology. He also received a degree in Substance Abuse counseling.



Shark Fin

He moved swiftly
devouring everything he owned
into his Valise.
I begged him to stay,
to grant me a second chance.
He said no, I'm round that corner now,
I have to keep moving or I'll die.
He crossed the highway carefully, secretly,
leaving an lasting image of his steely
green eyes and shark fin profile
Off to conquer the world, carrying
a chunk of me with him.

copyright 2019 Tim Tipton