Leaving Rhode Island
Margaret C. Hughes

Leaving Rhode Island White coral, lightless chandeliers, ship’s rigging etched in scrimshaw: last night’s wet snow weighs on the trees, keys of an old piano, stuck down and silent. The trees along the highway after the snow make fractured glass of the sky. Every twig’s an upside-down éclair, every branch a zigzag two-tone bowling alley. … Continue reading Leaving Rhode Island
Margaret C. Hughes

Margaret C. Hughes

Margaret C. Hughes’s poems have appeared in Foliate Oak Literary Review and Small Craft Warnings. Margaret is a queer organizer and activist, and holds a B.A. in English Literature & Creative Writing from Swarthmore College.

CPR Volume 19-4

January, 2018 T A B L E of C O N T E N T S POEMS Margaret C. Hughes, Leaving Rhode Island D M Gordon, Protest Judith Montgomery, Apoptosis Alison Stone, Chill Lori Lamothe, Before Further Testing Gail C. DiMaggio, The Wind Telephone Chris Souza, Waiting Megan Merchant, Cafuné Sergio A. Ortiz, Postcards Cameron … Continue reading CPR Volume 19-4