Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

August 9, 2018

Throwback Thursdays! We’re bringing back some of our favorite pieces from the last 30 years of Scribendi. Untitled Harry Fong – California State University, Long Beach – 1992 Growing up in suburban Los Angeles, I never had an occasion to doubt my personal identity. 1 had a very happy and normal childhood. It was filled with … Read More

Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

August 2, 2018

Throwback Thursdays! We’re bringing back some of our favorite pieces from the last 30 years of Scribendi. The Sniffer Sara Joyce Robinson – 2000 The littlest Beader boy could smell water. Whether in the sundry summer sky or in the Beader family’s   one   bathtub, he was aware of rain showers and washings before anyone else, even … Read More

Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

July 26, 2018

Throwback Thursdays! We’re bringing back some of our favorite pieces from the last 30 years of Scribendi. [Untitled] Jeff Nissen- Washington State University – 1991 /. could it have been those midnight showers soaping the in-between places those secret folds and eyelids   wearing an old shower curtain this whole world mapped out across your body … Read More

Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

July 14, 2018

Throwback Thursdays! We’re bringing back some of our favorite pieces from the last 30 years of Scribendi. DeLoco et Lingua Culturaque (Being a short meditation on storytelling) Matthew S. Hayes – 1994 LAST July I SAT BY THE PIEDRA River in southwestern Colorado listening to a conversation about the future of a publication put out by … Read More

Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

June 7, 2018

Throwback Thursdays! We’re bringing back some of our favorite pieces from the last 30 years of Scribendi. Apple Picking Kimberly Walters – 1996 Best to start low, you say as if I did not know this tree and the slant of the ladder against my thighs. I have come out from the city, extra buckets and … Read More

Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

May 24, 2018

Throwback Thursdays! We’re bringing back some of our favorite pieces from the last 30 years of Scribendi. By Nature’s Design Marie A. Michael – University of New Mexico – 1991 During the spring of 1988, I began to recognize that there was a void in my life, an essential core of knowledge and understanding which was … Read More

Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

May 8, 2018

Throwback Thursdays! We’re bringing back some of our favorite pieces from the last 30 years of Scribendi. His Body Mold Bed Rachel Heisler- 1999 The first time I laid down in his bed my body fell into the mold his body had made A snare of pillows and mattress A cave stuffy and dark as I … Read More

Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

April 26, 2018

Throwback Thursdays! We’re bringing back some of our favorite pieces from the last 30 years of Scribendi. The Hunter and the Hunted: Images of Women in the Poems of Wyatt and Penser Sara Selis- University of Denver – 1990 Whoso list to hunt   Whoso list to hunt, I know where is an hind, But as … Read More