Green Lions by Simon Rogghe and Zarina Zabrisky

 Green Lions by Simon Rogghe and Zarina ZabriskyAvoiding both making words their tool and the rules of writing their master, Rogghe and Zabrisky enfold language as a co-conspirator in their poetic egg. Merging the radical collaboration of the early surrealists with the entirely personal secrets of alchemy, they initiate a manual for transformation that would have saved Jerry Cornelius books-worth of angst and ultra-violence.

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Too Obscene, ed. Jeremiah Walton

Too Obscene, ed. Jeremiah WaltonThe works in Too Obscene are united by their portrayal of those parts of life usually deemed unpleasant or ugly. However the poems themselves show that, like the sheen of an oil slick, filthy and beautiful are not mutually exclusive.