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Aaishah Mayet, Johannesburg, Mother Earth, Inhaling Mosquitoes
Adrija Chatterjee, India - The Portrait

Adeyeye James Oluwatobi, Nigeria - Shedding the skin of silence
Afiah Obenewaa, Ghana, Passion
Ahmad Isah Sabo, Nigeria, Abstract.Beloved

Ajani Omowumi, Nigeria - Behind the mask
Akanksha Singh, India - The Big-Blue Umbrella

Akin-Ademola Emmanuel, Nigeria - Resurrection from Bones
Alan Simmons, US - A Dream That Never Came True
Akil Bakshi, India. Forsaken.
Alexander BusyBraini, Nigeria. Dreams Are Truly Messages From God

Alison Grove, Scotland. Pentecost

Allison whittenberg, US - Critical
Amirah Wassif, Egypt - The creepy dance of red curly hair!
Amadu Khan, UK - Lion Mountain

Ammu Maria Ashok, Dubai - Shadow of Love

Andrew Davis, UK - The Thief and the Princess

Andrew Hanson, USA - Slug
Annapurna Sharma, India, Petrichor, Pariah, Earthen lamps and stars

Andre Lepine, US - Mr. One-Liner
Anila Nair, India - Gandharvan
Anindita Sarkar, India - Two Poems

Ann Privateer, US - Is Love a Microbe
Anne Acho, Nigera.Mine
Antara Roy Oruganti, India. Must be the jazz
Antonia Murguia, US- Beautiful Red Oak Tree

Antoni Ooto, US - 2 Poems;  Two Poems
Anjani George, India. Alchemy Allusions, Let Them Be,  A New World;  Best Actor
Anushree Bose, India - The Feathery Captive,  Becoming Beast

Anoucheka Gangabissoon, Mauritius - The Magic

Arnab Ghosh, India - The Hue

Arnab Kar, India - Pulp Fiction

Audrey Lewis, US - The Box


Barbara Kumari, US - Roti
Bear Gebhardt, US - In the Nursing Home

Bharati Mirchandani, India - Learning to Live

Bhavyakirti Singh, India - Routine

Biswajit Ganguly, India - Hell
Bob McNeil, USA - A Virtual Study of Real Psychosis,  A Window View to Who We are
Brent Holmes, USA - The Illusion of Choice

Brian T. Marshall, US - The Date
Bruce Stirling, US - The Devil and Emily Dickinson

Bruce McRae, Canada - Dead End


Carl Palmer, US - Road Gator,  Roses are Red, Snow is White, Army Buddies,  Gamblers Hands
Carl Scharwath, US - Pathway Exploration
Carphuy Loro (Kafui Avaworyi), Ghana, Fire , Our Beloved Mother Earth,  Atomic number 8

Caroline Reddy, US - A Sacred Dance
Carolyn R. Russell, US - Full Moon

Chandrashekhr Vaidya. India - Fire Forest
Chaitali Gawade, India, Longing
Charles Carter, US - Mother

Charles Halsted, US - 2 Poems, 2 poems
Charlotte Burnett - Rock
Cheryl L Caesar, US - Peripheral Vision

Chiamaka Okike, Nigeria/ UK - 14 lasts forever
Chikaemerem Obi, Nairobi - Countryman
Chinthu Udayarajan, India. About My Love.

Chinedu Okoro, Nigeria - Dear Makonna

Chantelle Chiwetalu, Nigeria - In the End

Christina Hoag, US - The Escape
Christopher Stolle, USA, Centaurea Cyanus
Chitra Gopalakrishnan, India - Light, light, light, in the light
Conor Barnes, US - The Uncontrite Anchorite

Connor Orrico, US - Hunted By Depression
Craig Dobson, UK - Two Stories
Craig Rolando Meyer, South Africa. Hot Javal
Cynthia Abdallah, Kenya. The Journey, December

Cynthia Gallaher, US - 3 Poems



Dan A. Cardoza, US - My Father
D Gallagher, New Zealand - Orbiting the Horizon
Dave Lewis, South Wales, Embrace the space between, Eve at Rest Bay
David Appelbaum, US - 3 poems,  From Separate Entries
David Clémenceau, Germany - Maimed
David Somerset, US - Two Poems
Debjani Mukherjee, India. The Third Baby Girl, Samaritan of Winds
Dennis Piszkiewicz, US - Navel Gazing;  Cash Transactions

Dhawal Moral, India - Daffodils
Dide Akseymen, UK - Suspense

Dillon Eliassen, USA - Peak Foliage
Disha Senaratne, Sri Lanka - An Eulogy to the Living

Divyank Jain, India - A Midnight Murder

D.R. Garrett, US - Wild Horses
DS Maolalai, Ireland - 2 poems;  Somewhere, a code


Edilson Afonso Ferreira, Brazil, 2 Poems; The Saga of a People; An Angel told me

Edward Schmidt-Zorner, Ireland - Garden of Eden in the banlieue; A job to do
Elaine Barnard, US - Holy Communion
Elizabeth Grech, Malta and France, Her Face, Lago di Venere
Emiko Bowers, US - Two Poems
Ena Chelsea Yanga, Phillipines - Recoil

Eric Wayne, US - Untraceable
Ernie Brill, US - The Least You Could Do For Your Poor Old Mother
Evanson Njuki, Kenya, Earth.


Fabrice Poussin, USA, Suspense, Beacon in the Stone

Felicity Goldstein, Australia - From the Water


Gabrielle Mohamed, Georgetown, Guyana, De Birth ah de free Nashion, Arrhythmia, Sir Loneliness
Gary Beck, US - 2 Poems;  Alien Relations

Garvita Srivastava, India - Souvenir

Gautam Sasidharan, India - Burning Dreams

Gaylene S David, St Vincent & Grenadines - The Call
Gerard Sarnat, USA, Wayward Wind Deconstructed,  Sunday Confessions; Not Phil’s Sacred Sperm Spector
Gideon Sampson Cecil, Guyana, Love in Nature.

Ginny Hogan, USA - The Sensitivity Reader
Godswill S. Umoh, Nigeria.The Careless Gift .
Giti Tyagi, India - Two Poems, Speech is Power

Glen Donaldson, Australia  - Countdown to Romance, Fitting a Silencer
Guna Moran, India - Memory
Guru Gayatri, India, O! Wind


Hasitha Daswatte, Sri Lanka - Love of Life

Helga Gruendler-Schierloh, USA - Giving Romance a Chance.Two poems
Henri Colt, US - A Death in Quito,  My Guardian Angel
Hervé Suys, Belgium - After the lecture

H.L. Dowless, US - The Pursuit,  If For Only Just To Be Forever Free
Holly Day, US - One Second to the Next, Anwen


Ikechukwu Obiorah, Nigeria - Be the Martyr
Ikegwu MichaelBurning Desire
Ilma Qureshi, US - The Madwoman, Wild Skies

Imtiaz Ahmad, UAE - Healing touch of nature


J. Archer Avary, UK - Trouble on Sugarplum Fairy Court

J. Carol Goodman, US - The Innocent Project

Jack M. Freedman, US - 2 Poems
Jake Aller, South Korea - 'am writing to let you know
Jay Shepherd, Canada - Wandering

Jayashree Srinath, Malaysia. Antar Agni – The Fire Within Me.
James Croal Jackson, US - 2 poems

Jean-Yves Crozier, Guadeloupe - Love if you will

Jedidah Johnson, Sierra Leone - A day like us
Jeri Thompson, US - Patches
Joan Dobbie, US - Like a Huge Python

Joan Leotta, US - Low Country Treasure Map

Joan McNerney, USA - Luck, Last Chance

John Brantingham, US - 1 AM
John Grey, US - Butterfly Man,  Pine Barrens On Cape Cod
Joan McNerney, US - Gabby's Smile
John Grey, Australia - The Cellist and I at the Symphony,  The Unplayed Violin
John L. Stanizzi, US - Nearly two feet of snow

John Zurn, USA - Uriel Fox and the Dharma Lodge Ashram

Joseph Lewis, USA - The Last Golden Hour

Jovan Ivančević, Serbia - Holiday

Justine Johnston Hemmestad, US - My Beating Heart


Kalyani Bindu, India - Distractions from the Sun-Lit Corners of Love, Something Metaphorical on the Bushes
Karine Leno Ancellin, Greece Three Poems
Karuna Das, US - Monkey Say, Monkey Do

Kathryn Sadakierski, US - Old Growth Forest

Kate Meyer-Currey, UK. - No Angel
Kathrine Yets, US - My Body

Kanupriya Rathore, India - Within and Without; Summer
Keith Mark Gaboury, Australia - Need To Know

Kharys Laue, Sotuh Africa - On the Bright Side

Keltie Zubko, Canada - One Last Pizza
Khel Oberyn, Nigeria, And Soaring With Bards

Kimutai Allan, Kenya, Love to All
Kinjal Sethia, India - NH 04

Kunal Mehra, US - The great conjunctions

Kunle Okesipe, Nigeria - Sometimes I Too am a River,  2 Poems

Kwaghkule Aondonengen Jacob, Nigeria - Ofo,  Why my Joy ...


Lance Wu, Singapore, Singapore - One-way Street

Lanka Bhavishya, India - A Castle of cards
Lawrence Chin, Singapore - Love Stories

Laurence Stevens, UK - Concrete Water;  Before You Know It
Leena Auckel, Mauritius - A blanket that never falls short, Anew
Louis Faber, USA, A Morning Prayer
Louella Sullivan, GrahamstownWhat you pack before the fire.
Louis Tong, Singapore - The Remote Caregiver

Lynn White, UK - From The Beach
Lyons McBean, USA - Kingdom Come


Maggie Nerz Iribarne, US - Grace

Marcelo Medone, Argentina - What the River Holds

Margot DeSalvo, US - Two Poems

Mark Tulin, US - The Mountain Spirit,  The Spring Tabby

Madhavi Johnson, Australia - Tik Tok Tales, Mumbai Monsoon

Mehreen Ahmed, Australia - Cenote

M. F. Nagel, Alaska - The merwoman and the lighthouse

Monisha Gowri Raman, India - The Appalling Woes of the Paddy Keepers
Mark Andrew Heathcote, Manchester, UK, I knocked on a red-earth door. Be like wind ever watchful, Two Poems, Anchors Aweigh, Had you not been there, Flim-flam man

Manasi Barmecha, India - Cure for Heartache

Mantz Yorke, UK - Amnesia
Mark Blickley, USA - The Biology of Courage

Mark Jabaut, US - The Day John Hardin Killed the Same Man Twice

Malene Dee Gray Potoura, Papua New Guinea - When rifles reign
Maryam Haniff, Guyana - All of her
May Livere, Kenya, Four Rubies

Maitreyee Joshi, India - The Spa

Melissa Jerry-Stoute, Trinidad & Tobago - The Jumbie Bud, When The Cock Crows

M. F. Nagel, Alaska - The merwoman and the lighthouse
Michael Boyd, UK and South Africa, The Lemon Tree

Muralidharan Parrthasarathy, India - Disposal

Mike Dailey, US - A Well Balanced Beer

Mozid Mahmud, Bangladesh - Apocalypse

Mugabi Byenkya, Uganda, Taata

Muhsina. K. Ismail, India - The Embers of Hope
Mwesigwa Bbala, Uganda - Melanie

Mydhili Varma, India - Mini


Nnadi Samuel, Nigeria - Therapy for dark seizures

Ndaba Sibanda, Zimbabwe - Poem

Nathan Munroe, Guyana - Three pennies for a slice of bread
Navneet Kaur, India - Lemonia

Ngozi Oluleye, Nigeria - Waiting
Niles Reddick, US - Tree Stand, - Leave it to a Beaver
Nirgoom Misro, Bangla Desh - A Prayer to Spring

Nirushan Sivagnanasuntharam, Canada - American Movie Dates
Norman Klein, US - Lindy
Nwankwo Ugochukwu, Nigeria - Are We There Yet


Obinna Chilekezi, Nigeria - Chance

Oormila Vijayakrishnan Prahlad, Australia - Two Poems, Stories etched on wrists, Leaving

Oluwafemi Atoyebi, Nigeria - Of a Moribund Portrait

Osedebamen Oamen, Nigeria - Benin City


Pamela Cottam, USA - Just Desserts

Palash Mahmud, Bangladesh - As breezes flowing low,  A Sunken Soul; Between Two Rivers

Pat Connors, Canada - Moments in Time
Patrick Williamson, France - Hand-made
Paula Bonnell, US - The Sculptor Returns from India and Begins to; 3 Poems
Pawel Markiewicz, Poland, Native land and wind
Peter Clive, US - Snog me lots

Peter A. Witt, U.S. - Poetic Recipe
Peel Maina, Kenya - Guilt

Piku Chowdhury, India - The redemption
Pooja Roy, India, Flight
Prasun Roy, India - Popcorn, Raw Mango, Bitter Gourd

Preeti - India - Winter Line

Preeth Ganapathy, India - If I Knew Then What I Know Now
Preeti Sharma, India - Probable Life
Priscilla Goka, Ghana - The Face of God

Priyamvada Singh, India - Flawed Perspective
Priyanka Mathur, India - A King whose Life was in a Parrot
Promise Ugochukwu Nwafor, Nigeria, A Patch of Reed,  Locus
Pushpa Wati, Fiji. Fire.


Rahana Ismail, India - Two Sunsets

Rana Preet Gill, India - The Hangman
Rashmi Agrawal, India. The Right to Pyre

Ramesh Dohan, Canada - Postcards from the Heart

Ranjit Kulkarni, India - Confession
Raunaq Saraswat, India - Theft in the pandemic

Rekha Valliappan, USA - Murder at Malabar Hill

Rekha Balachandran, India - The Mystery
Renée Henning, USA - The Double Murder, Rendezvous with Luc

Richa Bajaj, India - New Found Love
Riquelmy Sosa, US - Preferences
Robert Beveridge, USA, Umbra

Robert Bishop, US - Homecoming,  Desert Night
Robert Steward, UK - The Skiing Trip

Ronald Robin Roy, India - An Indian Summer
Rose Aiello Morales, US - Waits and Measures

Rrashima Swaarup Verma, India - White Sheets and Jasmine Blooms; A Table For Two

Ruhina Taskin, Canada - Dead Turtles

Runa Chatterjee, India - Legacy of an Idea
Russ Bickerstaff, US - Desert


Sabah Carrim, Mauritius - Sapiosexual

Sadeq Abbasi, Iran - Firepolis

Sally Connors, USA - The Bee

Sandeep Kumar Mishra, Australia - First Monsoon; Sip a Soul; Body Orchard

Sayanti Bhattacharya, India - Silence

Seadeta Osmani, Croatia - Back to myself
Salvatore Difalco, Canada In Yucatan, San Valentin

Sam Paget, UK - Toxicity
Samira Sadeque, Bangladesh/ NY, Fire
Samya Senaratne, Sri Lanka - Wake-up Call
Sanjhee Gianchandani, India - Goodbyes

Saurabh Dubey, India - The Masked Warriors
Satish Somasundaram, India. Honour and Pride, Sound of the Mountain
Satish Pendharkar, India - I Will Survive

Sayantan Ghosh, India - Dead Plants
Shagun Shukla, India - Path of Atonement,  A Chance of Hope
Shashi Kadapa, India - Resort Politics
Sharmila Mitra, India - Breaking away from the carousel

Shelby Stephenson, US - 2 poems

Shereen Pandit, UK - Brickbats and Bouquets

Shirin Kumar, India - God is Dead
Shweta Ravi, India - Master and Piece
Silas Rallings, UK - Devils in the Detail,  The Shadow Garden

S.F. Wright, US - At the Red Lantern

Simra Sadaf,India - Kite and Manjha
Sneha Das, India - A Rainbow of two colours

Sobia Ali, India Mischief by Night
Soma Datta, USA Wind Follows Rain

Soumya Doralli, India - The Nuances of Spaces
Sravani Saha, India - Fractured Love
Sreeja Harikrishnam, India. I am the fire, The Weird Whistler, UntanglingThe Art of Healing

Srinjoy Dey, India - 2 poems
Stephanie Chizoba Odili, Nigeria/ London. Fire.
Steve Carr, US - The Last Matador,  The secret life of a minnow;  Meisma Writes Her Memoir; The Gin Rummy Traffic Entanglement

Steve Lang, El Salvador - Orchid

Sudhir Srinivasan, India - A Battle at Lunch
Sugandhaa Pandey, India - Newtonne - The Goat
Sunil Sharma, India - Humanity.  Two Poems
Supriya Rakesh, India - What were we?
Surajit Panigrahi, India - Deviations in You

Suzanne C Martinez, US - A Perfect Smile

Swati Agrawal, India - Oats and Obituaries

Sweety Gangabissoon, Mauritius - In your eyes


Tabonga Chabinga Mmanga, Malawi - Pain

Tali Cohen Shabtai, Israel - Kohenet

Tamizh Ponni, India - A Stunning Visual, Bobbleheads
Tanmaya Tapaswini Murmu, India - Tunia-Bonga: A Folk Story from the Santal World of Odisha
Tara Sattar, Bangladesh, Trapped, When I see you

Tara Rajendran, India - Blood and the Vermillion
Tarun Kanti Bose, India - Life as it is
Taylor Morrison, US - Thursday Morning

Temitope Olorunfunmi, Nigeria - The Deliverance Session

Tejas Yadav, France - Incineration

Theresa Gaynord, US - Cherubs and Food for the Soul, My Abuelita, The Healer

Thomas Davison, US - Sandglass

Thomas Fucaloro, US - 2 Poems
Timothy Quigley - Field Trip
Tracie Lark, New Zealand, Flame
Trishita Das, India, Delhi in the Wind
Todd Jackson, US - Urban's Noir,  We Who Steer the Weather of the Worl
Twinkle George, India - The Mosquito


Ubaidullahi Umar Muhammad, Nigeria - What my Father Taught me

Ugochukwu Nwankwo, Nigeria. The Empty Tomb
Ugochi Okoli, Nigeria - To the Broken Ones
Ujjal Mandal, India - The Proverb,  A Midnight Dream

Uriah Howard Allis, US - We are the blur in a photograph


Vanessa Croft Thompson, Anguilla, Heat Conductor
Vanessa Rowan Whitfield, US - Ouroboros
Victoria Crawford, US, Four poems
Victoria Crawford and George Ross, US, Indonesia. Two poems
Victoria Crawford and Rombouts, US,Two Poems

Victor Vincent Lazarus, Nigeria, Seduced

Vidya Ransam, India - Twirling Boy

Vinita Tripathi, India - Let there be Dark!

Vipul Lunia, India - As Fate would Mask it
Vivian Wagner, USA, Tired of the Ringing in Your Ears?



William Conelly, UK - 2 poems


Xao Mannie, Johannesburg, Leaves and Garden.


Yakobo Mutiti, Kenya - Up Against All Odds

Yoko Morgenstern, Germany/ Japan - Soda Pop Candy



Zélia De Sousa, UK - Saint Valentine's Aim




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