Welcome to Straight Forward, a home for poetry that says it quickly and says it well.

Issues Eight is now available for download on Etsy! You will be able to purchase and download our newest issue directly on to your computer.

If you prefer in an in app reading experience you can also download Issue Eight on LitRagger; it can be downloaded from the Apple App Store.

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