Sophia Al-Banaa is a Kuwaiti-American Muslim woman poet whose dual identity is intimately centered in what she writes, as well as the human condition as a whole, including chronic pain & migraines. Her work is also published in aaduna, Rutgers University Writers House & Rookie Magazine. Her twitter is @safeeyiah. Coleman Bomar is a writer [...]


Elizabeth Bates is a writer and teaches (now to digitized faces on a computer screen). She lives in Washington state in a house filled with boys: her husband, her son, and two Siberian Huskies. Bates has recent or forthcoming work in Versification, The Daily Drunk, Seaborne Magazine, and elsewhere. She tweets about writing, life, and [...]

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WARNING || DISTURBING CONTENT ENTER AT YOUR OWN RISK Grace Alice Evans Dan Bick Grace Alice Evans HRG grey matter Rob Kaniuk design wasn't somethingyou were known foruntil you borrowed your father's 357and painted his basement walls Knife JD Bergstrom The knife so pretty, I must turn you into an ugly red. It burst onto [...]


February is for lovers... unless you're a PUNK! For Versification's February issue, we don't want your love stories (honestly, we NEVER want your love stories), we want your BODIES! ALL BODIES Theme: BODY POSITIVITYWanted: POETRY & ARTDeadline: UNTIL FILLED Submit your micro poems, your paintings, pencil drawings, collages, photography, anything you have that exudes BODY [...]


Shufei Ewe Banana Bread Shufei Ewe is a copywriter by day, daydreamer by night, and overthinker at all hours in between. Find her online at @shufs on Twitter. stephen j. golds 9:47 Stephen J. Golds was born in London, U.K, but has lived in Japan for most of his adult life. He enjoys spending time with [...]

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This issue of VERSIFICATION is dedicated to all survivors of hate, abuse, oppression, and injustice. WARNING: DISTURBING CONTENT Banana Bread By Shufei Ewe 420 sifts by quickly, everyone is still getting baked–– the powder just looks different. HRG 9:47  |By Stephen J Golds in the morning  eating breakfast out of a ripped plastic bag in [...]