ALL ABOARD the deranged yacht of the FLORIDA MAN! You need to get on this boat. It is tightly to the point, heartbreaking, and truly American. At least one high school English teacher in Santa Fe calls it “hilarious”. FLORIDA MAN makes a perfect stocking stuffer. Order by close of day 12.17.20 to get in […]

AVAILABLE NOW: FLORIDA MAN by Mickey J. Corrigan. You know how it’s funny and abhorrent because it’s true? You know how you laugh until you cry by stuffing cocked pistols between your eyeballs and lids? Check out Mickey’s style here. FLORIDA MAN ~ Mickey J. Corrigan ~ $5.00 This chapbook contains 17 poems and 4 […]

HUGO BALL as seen through the eyes of writer Lane Chasek. We explore Chasek’s exciting new book HUGO BALL AND THE FATE OF THE UNIVERSE: Adventures in Sound Poetry (Jokes Review, 2020) We explore scat and straight up nonsense for the first third of this week’s episode. Also there are some new jamz.   dig […]

do you like poems? This radio show contains poems.   MONSOON DOWN THE RADIO is recorded in Grandma Moses Press Studios, and is aired weekly on the community radio station KTAL-LP, 101.5 FM, LAS CRUCES NEW MEXICO.    

BLACK LIVES MATTER – SUBMIT YOUR POEMS FOR PUBLICATION As we grieve the loss of innocent lives and stand in solidarity with those calling for change, we urge you to submit your poems addressing racial injustice, human rights, the right to protest, and imagining a more perfect union. Cacti Fur, a direct descendent of Grandma […]

We are excited to announce our next project is Florida Man by Mickey J. Corrigan. Ya’ll are gonna like the poems in this chapbook! Here’s a sample poem and some info about the poet: Florida Man Goes On Honeymoon On Stolen Yacht Hurricane Irma hit hard in the Florida Keys. Florida Man got hit hard.  […]

We are pleased to present our next Poet to Notice: LISA DAY This is a wonderful New Mexican poet. We are thrilled to be able to present her work here. Hopefully you enjoy these six untitled poems as much as we did: ▪️ calmly i look down and see myself low as you could go […]

We are pleased to present our next Poet to Notice: LANCE GAMBRELL He never calls himself a poet and perhaps that’s the best kind. I’ve always been able to tell when reading his work that something special was going on. There’s a palpable longing and an honesty of spirit all spread out before us on […]