— “Walking Out of Prospect Park” by Mike Bernicchi: “walking out of prospect park/is like/walking out of/the womb…”
— “Atlantic Avenue” by Ben Nardolilli features the thought-provoking image of a boat on a city street. The poem was inspired partly by the Coney Island Mermaid Parade.
— We’re delighted to have William Doreski’s poem about Floyd Bennett Field, “Brooklyn Defunct,” as our first piece. Incredibly enough, right after posting this poem, we discovered this AbandonedNYC.com post about Floyd Bennett Field, which makes a great accompaniment.