The Silver Park Arts Literary Lounge, curated by Moon Tide's own Peggy Dobreer, will be hosting another one of its fantastic readings on Tuesday, January 7th Featured readers for this reading include Peter J. Harris, Jaha Zainabu, Derrick C. Brown, and Moon Tide's publisher Eric Morago! The reading begins at 8 pm. There is a limited open mic. Sign ups start at 7:30 pm. Silver Park Arts is located at 2030 Glendale Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90039. Free parking is located off of Bax
“That his lungs were endowed with youth’s lovely rage.”
— Carine Topal For almost a decade, I’ve watched the state of womanhood undergo a revolutionary frictional change. This has only been exacerbated in spaces where political and social turmoil ensues and an underlying tone of this surfaces in Carine Topal’s work.
Something about In the Heaven of the Never Before, felt utterly familiar and the deeper I fell into the magic of its poetry, the more I recognized it. This boo