“I know it’s nothing. I understand sleep paralysis and exploding head syndrome and all the peculiarity that happens between wakefulness and sleep. I doze. I can’t sleep though.” Anisha Vichare on these and other mysteries of life.
“I want to soar tonight to the rim of a cauldron / of melting mountain—then plunge like an osprey” A new poem by Jerry McGinley.
“I like to imagine all the little human things that happen in the course of a person’s life.” Heidi Samuelson on what gets her through the night.