2 Poems | Lana Bella

2 Poems by Lana Bella   CURFEW Staining your fingers with graphite, you wrecked until the lake flicked its tails to cerulean mosaics of silence along the track of curfew. Pooled the half-light between lips, you watched a windfall of fireflies brushed sideways across the hum of water like threads split at the tapestry, more […]

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Issue #3

Shelby Dale DeWeese, Michael Prihoda, Margaret Fieland, Andrea Blythe & Laura Madeline Wiseman, Lisa Marie Brodsky, Sarah Cooper, Lana Bella, Angele Ellis

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Editor’s Note | Katelyn Dunne

Putting together this issue these last few weeks has left me feeling very sentimental. Three weeks from now marks the day that The Drowning Gull‘s astounding Founder and Chief Editor, Tiegan Dakin, accepted me to head the rag-tag group of staff as the Managing Editor. Since that day, my time here has truly been incredible. Throughout […]

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Agnes Dei | Angele Ellis

Agnes Dei by Angele Ellis   Agnes Dei On our second date, he said he had a surprise for me. The maître d’ led us into an intimate dining room whose winking electric chandeliers made the cream damassin tablecloths almost too bright to bear. A glass of white wine and an appetizer I recognized as a designer […]

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2 Poems | Michael Prihoda

2 Poems by Michael Prihoda   Food play at being more whole   than a fully stocked aisle.   play at being more full   than factory- coded picture   frames. you ingest so   much gristle it’s wonder   how you shave away   all but marrow.     Narrow and we or you or […]

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