Abstract Magazine International | Abstract Magazine: Poetry & Art
Abstract seeks fine art in all forms that engages with both the crises and joys of our shared human condition. We seek art that engages the edge of now; we seek to explore a future forward zeitgeist with a respect for the gifts of the past. We are looking for both established and emerging artists across a broad range of genres. Our criteria is quality.
poetry, art, video

Contortion by Patrick Sylvain

09 Oct 2017, Posted by admin in Poetry

Art: from the Connection Series by C.A.T aka Chaos and Thread, @chaosandthread CONTORTION I had a nightmare again. I found myself In the company of the undead, cavorting In synchrony to Michael Jackson’s Thriller. Shuffling in lockstep. A carnival of ghouls. Dancing bones given to licentiousness, A…

Where You Get Lost or Go Astray by J. J. Steinfeld

04 Oct 2017, Posted by admin in Poetry

Art: Thomas Kräher, @tkraeher WHERE YOU GET LOST OR GO ASTRAY Walking among the city buildings they turning into trees and the memory of trees I think building-less thoughts half-philosophical, half-recuperative: where you get lost or go astray where you court madness or search for the abandoned…

Silver-Screen Romance by J.J. Steinfeld

04 Oct 2017, Posted by admin in Poetry

Art: Gianluigi di Napoli, @gianluigidinapoli SILVER-SCREEN ROMANCE A woman with one large eye and one small eye brushed against a man with a limp he managed to disguise in a sinuous lineup to a controversial foreign film of a director touted as the new Federico Fellini (or…

Who Authorized You to Be Here? by J.J. Steinfeld

03 Oct 2017, Posted by admin in Poetry

Art: “Reflections” by David Conison, @panopticonison WHO AUTHORIZED YOU TO BE HERE? “Who authorized you to be here?” a yappy dog on the street suddenly asks forsaking yappinesss for a little clear-voiced enunciation. “Who authorized you to be here?” the rain-dappled umbrella carried by an affluent shopper…

Gluxoxgluxoxgluxoxgluxoxgluxox by J.J. Steinfeld

02 Oct 2017, Posted by admin in Poetry

Art: Do you know what your neighbor did last night by Riikka Fransila, @vintageart_originals GLUXOXGLUXOXGLUXOXGLUXOXGLUXOX I was at an intersection of historic proportions (it had appeared in three sci-fi novels I had read at three different times in my all-too-earthbound life) when the all-too-human-looking female robot leaned…

Blue Coming: Poem Read by Thylias Moss

26 Sep 2017, Posted by admin in Audio, Poetry

Art: Foam by Çağrı Yılmaz, @resifdesign   BLUE COMING Thylias Moss Poetry is connected to the body, part of my fingertips, just as blue as anything that ever was or will be blue– –blue that dye aspires to, true blue denied to any sapphire, Logan sapphire included,…


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