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From This Issue July/August 2018
  • poem
    By Catherine Barnett

    No woman wants to be low-hanging fruit,

  • poem
    By Yoko Ono

    The sky is high

  • poem
    By Safia Elhillo

    i was born


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Founded in Chicago by Harriet Monroe in 1912, Poetry is the oldest monthly devoted to verse in the English-speaking world. More History