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Art by KJ Hannah Greenberg 2021

What Are You Waiting For?

 

by Richard LeDue

 

 

They're a desert

with mirages of springs—

imaginary water

always distant

from parched tongue

as you stumble

forwards (or is it backwards?),

and they do nothing

but wait.

 

 

 

Richard LeDue(he/him) was born in Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada, but currently lives in Norway House, Manitoba with his wife and son. His poems have appeared in various publications throughout 2020, and more work is forthcoming throughout 2021. His chapbook, The Loneliest Age, was released in autumn 2020 from Kelsay Books.



KJ Hannah Greenberg captures the world in words and images. Her most recent poetry collection is Rudiments (Seashell Books, 2020), her most recent essay collection is Simple Gratitudes (Propertius Press, 2020), her most recent short story collection is Demurral: Linens, and Towel and Fears (Bards& Sages Publishing, 2020), and her most recent photography collection is 20/20, Eye on Israel (Camel Saloon, 2015).

In Association with Black Petals & Fossil Publications 2021