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Issue Sixteen

Issue 16 of Straight Forward Poetry is proud to present poets Luis Cuauhtémoc Berriozábal, Warren Buchholz, Thomas Fucaloro, Benjamin Harnett, Elisabeth H. Meyer, Ted Millar, Luz Pinilla, Curtis Pierce, and Alita Pirkopf. To accompany our poets we have photos provided by Erik Burdett and Keith Moul. Like all of our issues this is a nice mix of familiar friends and new poets, each of which bring new heart and clarity. Please enjoy and consider submitting to be a member of our Straight Forward family.

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Issue Fifteen

Our newest issue of Straight Forward Poetry is proud to present poets Jason Dean Arnold, Marietta Calvanico, Jonathan Bracker, Holly Day, Mary Ann Dimand, Michael Estabrook, Thomas Fucaloro, Rich Ives, Rich Ives, Hiram Larew, D.S. Maolalai, Stephen Massimilla, Keith Moul, Jared Pearce, and E Martin Pedersen. In addition to the poets we are able to showcase photos provided by Fabio Sassi and John Sweet. Like all of our issues this is a nice mix of familiar friends and voices and new poets that we are excited to include. Please enjoy and consider submitting to be a member of our Straight Forward family.

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