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The Livingston Avenue Suite, by Scott Woods. A book-length poem dedicated to everyone who lives, has lived, or will ever live on Livingston Avenue in Columbus, Ohio. It is a stirring chronicle of the people, institutions and traditions of the storied street and its surrounding neighborhoods. This book features not only this epic poem but also the "Livingston Avenue Chinese Astrology Menu" portion of the poem as a pull out menu in the middle. Published 2011.





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Home and Away, Joel Yeager's first chapbook of poetry, features the haunting and astonishing work that gained him notoriety. Conceptually riveting, this edition captures the reality of rural Ohio with dark humor and biting commentary.

Contents:
Home
Prayer After Prayers
As Glouster Goes, Goes the Nation
The 4-Way
Stick in the Sticks
Good ol'Boys
John's Place, Corning, Ohio
Our Falcons
Away
Settlement
Motel
Sky Way
Acoma
River
A Longer Day
Picturing Trifecta
Jesus Put Another Log on the Fire
Estate Auction
Institution Ground
Back at the River
Edisto
The Way Home





A very limited edition, The New Black is the latest chapbook by the nationally-known poet Scott Woods. An intellectually striking and cohesive work, this set of poems covers a lot of territory.


Contents:
What the Black Poets Will Kill Me For Telling You
How to Make a Crackhead
The Organist
6 In the Morning
Whuppins
The Sunoco Station





Scott Woods writes -- or rather, re-writes -- the bible in 50 haikus. All you need to know about everything from the Garden of Eden to Moses, from the smell of the Ark to a mini-series on the miracles of Jesus is here under one cover. Both the Old Testament and the New Testament are covered in this chapbook.

Price $6 plus $1 shipping and handling.




First released in December 08, all of the poems in this chapbook were written and edited between the first day of December and the day of the all-new-poem feature a few weeks later on December 19, 2008 at Kafe Kerouac in Columbus, Ohio.


Poems included in this chapbook:

Crutches
A Snowy Day
Jesus, Judas and the Case of the Old Woman's Son
Make Love to Your Mind (with Bill Campana)
Cthulu Calls for Love
Nursing Home
Paincakes
Spock with a Beard
The Saint of Lines that Should Not Be Crossed (Or, things Christian poets are too saved to say)




Released in September 2008, this is a four-poem set of work by nationally known poet and president of PSi, Scott Woods, Sharp Yarns captures some of the most prominent (and fun and biting) stuff he wrote that year.

This chapbook includes these poems:

Cho
Republican Poets
Amazing
Scowl




Watering Hole: Juke Joint Poems by Scott Woods, released in March, 2007. You know it's good. It looks slick. It is hot. Published by Rewriting Ovid Press. Price includes shipping.



Poems in this chapbook include

Orientation
How to Build a Juke Joint
The Game Plan
Slow Dance Soufflé
The Gig
The Gospel According to Buddy Guy
The Regulars
1. The Good Shepherd
2. The Pharaoh of Levee Lane
3. Anniversary
4. Monkeysong Jenkins
5. Moonbounce
6. Top 10 Reasons Why This Joint is Man’s Best Friend
7. Music Critic
8. The Frankenstein Lounge
9. The Kiddie Table
10. The Saint of the Playboy Club
The Pool Room Levee
The Swamp Folk, They Come
Through That Way




 

 

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