photo by Meg Barclay

Resistance Poetry 2020.05

I Can’t Breathe

Resistance Poetry
Published in
9 min readJun 2, 2020

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Spirit speaks to us in metaphor, the language of the soul, the language of poetry. It is for us to heed the whispers, connect the dots, draw the lessons, act.

Rather than my words, I choose to lead with this piece by Ryan J. Petteway this month.

May you all stay safe.

White on Black

Max Smith

Ryan J. Petteway

Nathalie E. Amazan

Jack Herlocker

Jessica Gupta

Jamie McIntosh

Ian Moulton (new poet)

LB

Violet DeTorres

Carmen Fong, MD

maurice blocker

Meg

Pandemic Poetry

Lisa Patrell (new poet)

Alex Kilcannon (new poet)

Onalenna Neo (new poet)

Sanjukt Saha (new poet)

Muthita Kanwerayothin (new poet)

Ryan J. Petteway

Anangsha Alammyan

Violet DeTorres

Will Schmit

Jonathan Greene

Edis Rune

Sushree Soumya Mishra

craig rory lombardi, bronx born

Uday Jhunjhunwala (new poet)

Francine Fallara

Christyl Rivers, Phd.

Carmen Fong, MD

Ryan J. Petteway

Meg

NEW POETS

Lisa Patrell (see above)

Sanjukt Saha (see above)

Ian Moulton (see above)

Taylor Alarcón

Jesse Wilson

Onalenna Neo

Eloise Davenport

Khushboo Patel

Alex Kilcannon

Frank Ernest

Suzanne V. Tanner

Uday Jhunjhunwala

Jean Carfantan

Virginia Roces

Swathi Raj

Saif Ullah

Muthita Kanwerayothin

Keith Woods

Jamie McIntosh

RETURNING POETS

Michael Stang

Nathalie E. Amazan

Gail Walter

Adeyele Adeniran

Frank Ernest

Anna Rozwadowska

Aaska Aejaz

Rob Cullen

Efe Nakpodia

Michele Merritt, Ph.D.

Steven Rouach

Laura Di Piazza

Larenz Brown

Dale Biron

Caterina Mastroianni

Dennett

Rhonda Marrone

Mark Juhan

Iulia Halatz

Catherine Caruso

Linda A Robinson, PhD

Jamie McIntosh

Pablo Pereyra

Hank Edson

Matthew Broyles

Cie Turvey

Anangsha Alammyan

Sydney Duke Richey

maurice blocker

Harper Thorpe

John O’Bedlam

Janet van Aswegen

Jack Burt

Brian Pilling

Edis Rune

craig rory lombardi, bronx born

Jane Woodman

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