Cagibi’s annual print issue of Macaron Prize winners + the Omnibus! anthology.
Welcome to Cagibi Issue 11.
by Kyra Simone
by Anthony Aguero
by Becca Carson
Until Further Notice
As soon as the aftermath of one death becomes manageable, another occurs. Don’t question yourself now; I’ll tell you exactly how to do it. Get sunburned at the funeral. Keep a bottle of bourbon on the nightstand.
—keep reading: Until Further Notice by Kim Ellingson
by Alexandra Apuzzo
by Bill Rasmovicz
I lift a dark curtain to the crown of the windowpane,
twist until the spring rod is taut across the jambs.
A hum pinches from my throat. The drape a current
my hands trace, the ribbed foam I pressed in panels
on my father’s wall. …
—keep reading: Saxophone by Will Russo
Living in Exile
To live in exile.
A bitter juxtaposition,
practically an oxymoron.
speak different languages,
and even I,
between sleep and wakefulness,
hear separate languages
inside my head.
—keep reading: In Translation: Two Poems by Julio Monteiro Martins
by Anitha Ahmed