The Digital Project

After over a decade of publishing, Cider Press Review has published thousands of great poems. Sadly, over 99% of that artistry is locked away in hard-copy books. We’d like to change that! For the next year, Cider Press Review wants to bring their web site and back issues into the digital age by overhauling and … Continue reading The Digital Project

CPR, Volume 11

Table of Contents W. E. Butts, Everywhere is Everywhere   Colleen McKee, Blue Like an Orange       Marc Harshman, Whitman and Wright Visit the Wheeling Middle School          David Waite, Schoolground         Brandon Bourgeois, a girl             Sean Prentiss, No (or Careful or Slow)    John Meyer, Under the Open Sky            JC Reilly, Ex Somnium     Oceana Callum, Poison Oak         Rachael Z. … Continue reading CPR, Volume 11

Vulture Watches a Starving Child,
by Joseph Fasano

– photograph, Kevin Carte, 1993 — Because I have never found a story that I can whisper from narthex to altar, I have forgotten the story of my mother carrying a child one summer until they found her staring at her hands on a linoleum floor— thinner than she’d been— the wind lost in her … Continue reading Vulture Watches a Starving Child,
by Joseph Fasano