Matador Review

A Quarterly Missive of Alternative Concern


The Poetry Archive

A – J

Abbott, Steve
            Journal: January 6 (Summer 2016)

Alexander, Carol
            I Explain Why I Get Lost (Summer 2018)

Allen, R.A.
            Apologia (Summer 2017)

Azam, Sofiul
            The Scavenger (Summer 2017)

Baker, Matthew W.
            Birthday Parties (Winter 2019)

Barnum, Daniel
            The Thing (Winter 2017)

Beebe, Jessica
            Birds of Pink (Fall 2017)

Bella, Lana
            Dear Suki: Letter Y for Yearling (Fall 2016)

Bentley, Roy
            1950 (Spring 2017)

Bernheim, Erica
            Animal People in the Crepe Myrtle Forest (Spring 2018)

Bonaparte, Ian A.
The Fool (Spring 2019)

Carter, Tim
            They Came Wearing the Bodies of Children (Fall 2017)

Charkes, Susan
            The Out Years (Summer 2016)

Chung, Steven
            Portrait of a Flood Family (Fall 2016)

Cohen, Julia
            When I Kissed a Young Branch with My Eye (Summer 2019)

Corey, Chet
            A Bedtime Story (Winter 2017)

Cruz, Rachelle
            Someone Said “Immigranty”
            A Piñata Party at the End of the Alley (Fall 2018)

Davis, Lauren M.
            Martin's Guilt (Spring 2017)

Davis, John Paul
            Gender (Fall 2017)

Day, Dalton
            Radiation That November (Summer 2017)

Deal, Tara
            Open Jaw (Spring 2017)

Dennison, Matt
            The Wall Dogs
            A Long Tin Horse of Color (Summer 2016)

Ellison, Jude
            Light Artefacts
            Home Water (Fall 2017)

Evans, Kerry James
            Indigo Bunting
            Home Repairs (Summer 2018)

Flick, Jeremy
            Bent (Summer 2018)

Franklin, Emily
            Passover in Jamaica (Summer 2019)

Fuller, Todd
            American Cannibalism, Pt. 1 (Fall 2017)

Garcia, Jack
            Dear Jared Cummings, (Winter 2019)

Geis, D.G.
            Now that I only drink water
            Jamaican Honeymoon (Summer 2016)

de Giacomo, Rocco
            Elision (Summer 2018)

greathouse, torrin a.
            When My Brother Makes a Joke About Trans Panic 
            Definitions for Body as Prison Metaphor (Fall 2017)

Greenhouse, Stuart
            Why the Space Shuttle Challenger Exploded 
            Enceladus is Happy (Summer 2016)

Griffis, Miles
            Moët (Fall 2016)

Harrold, Marguerite L.
            Mis-Identifying (Fall 2018)

Hicks, Faylita
            Year of the Dog
            sandboxes. (Summer 2018)

Howard, J'Sun
            Dream Where Every Black Person Eats a Cloud (Spring 2018)

Hughes, E.
            African American Griot (2)
            Phone Sex With an Older Boy (Summer 2017)

Istvan, M.A. Jr
            On the Forest Trail (Fall 2016)

Jones, I.S.
            The Blk Seuss (After Terrance Hayes) 
            Wild Crown (Summer 2016)

Joyner, Janet
            In Yellow Clover (Fall 2016)

K – R

KB, Nia
            When the Lights Shut Off
(Summer 2019)

Kirsch, Nathalie
            Contingency Plans
            Skinny Dipping in Lake Paran (Spring 2017)

Kline, Ben
            I don't want to die like my upstairs neighbor (Spring 2018)

Krollman, Clayton
            Dog Facts (Winter 2019)

Kubasta, C.
            Them & Us & We (Winter 2017)

Kwassman, Amalie
Momma Flips Through the Phonebook to Find Me a Husband (Spring 2019)

LaForge, Jane Rosenberg
            The Deer of the Hollywood Hills
            Baltimore 1985 (Summer 2016)

Lau, Travis
            Dogeza (Summer 2018)

Livshin, Olga
Eating a Persimmon, 1954 (Spring 2019)

Loudermilk, A.
            They, a New Them (Summer 2018)

Mackman, Whitney
            In Which We Make Alliances Among Strangers in Strange and        
            Temporary Places 

            Book of Judith (Summer 2017)

Martinez, John Paul
            lessons for my future houseplants (Summer 2018)

Massicotte, Ken
            Go Back to the World (Spring 2018)

Mazza, Joan
            Desire is a Slime Mold (Spring 2017)

McAdams, James
            Like Talking to a Priest (in Javascript 1.5) (Winter 2017)

McCann, Sarah
            Fukushima Leaks
            The News From Latournelle (Winter 2018)

McKinney, Joshua
            Novum (Spring 2017)

Menasche, Bridget
            Ghazal (Fall 2017)

Miller-Dugan, Devon
            Simply Because Waves Break There (Summer 2017)

O'Donnell, Mary
            On Reading My Mother's Sorrow Diary (Fall 2016)

Oliver, Robert Michael
            My Son, the Terrorist
            Have Gun (A Poem for the 21st Century) (Summer 2016)

Owoh, Ugonna-Ora
Skinned appearance for the court hearing (Spring 2019)

Patterson, Dayna
            How Not to “Bring Down the Flowers” (Spring 2018)

Patton, Shaw
            Billboard Year-End Hot 100 singles of 1999: No. 1 Believe by Cher (Summer 2019)

Pedersen, Kailee Marie
            Schwanengesang (Summer 2017)

Pickens, Robyn Maree
            Urban Planning
            Tides (Fall 2017)

Plambeck, Shoko
            The Badger and the Stars (Winter 2019)

Pobo, Kenneth
            Dolly Parton
            Steve Complex (Summer 2017)

Radin, Jeremy
            Stop Me if You've Heard This One (Fall 2018)

Ray, Jonaki
            Photosynthesis (Summer 2017)

Ray, Ricky
            Way of the Bear (Winter 2017)

Rees, C. Samuel
            The Investigated Body (Spring 2017)

Rotando, Matthew
            How the Torrent Moves the Plan (Winter 2018)

S – Z

Salazar, C.T.
            Slaughter and Ritual Knife (Winter 2018)

Scrupe, Mara Adamitz
            Shaky Walker Will (Spring 2017)

Seaborn, Heidi
            Afterward (Fall 2018)

Silver, Arielle
            Mother (Fall 2018)

Sitkus, Carina
            The Three Stages of a Binge (Spring 2018)

Sonnenschein, Dana
            The End of the Cenozoic Era 
            Drag Memoir (Fall 2017)

Spear, Gabrielle
            Mango Mornings (Fall 2018)

Spece, Joseph
            Cat on the Wall
            Exhibit: Gay
            Exhibit: A Man (Summer 2016)

Sullivan, Katherine
            Married with Children (Winter 2017)

Tate, Travis
            after this the night still falls (Fall 2016)

Thacker, Larry
            CNN: John Kerry Visits Site Where He Killed A Viet Cong
 (Spring 2017)

Walsh, Matthew
            My Father Never Knew How To
            Smile If Your Dad is Like Orpheus (Fall 2016)

Wetzel, Sarah
            After the Flood 
            The Next David (Winter 2018)

Williams, John Sibley
            Let the Snow Speak for Us
            Nesting (Fall 2017)

Yuan, Jessica
            Strange Things From the West (Winter 2018)