Tag: poetry

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HCR will accept short stories, poetry and visual art from readers interested in publishing their work here on our blog. It can be sent to our email account hcr.gmu@gmail.com. We look forward to your contributions!

Coca-Cola is African, Qaddafi Says

By Edward Carvalho Indiana University of Pennsylvania For Ron Slate Yes, a white swirl moving tectonic over a grove of cacao smells as foul as its flower, yes, Colonel— But what happened to your love of Sheikhespeare, all the iambs of plastique? Tell me about the fuselage of a plane made to look like a …

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La Guerra Civil

Duelo A Garrotazos —Francisco de Goya, Museo del Prado, Madrid By Sofía M. Starnes I They look over their shoulder, eyes set on the exhibit overhead; it’s wringing out their heaven. We live off wounds, don’t we? How will our world sustain us— Today, half their body’s buried in the earth, as Goya’s giants, whose …

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