“Open” considers the history of the port of Mariel, Cuba.
“I Now Pronounce” responds to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on marriage equality.
“The Deadliest Creature” reflects on an item in Time magazine’s 2015 Answers Issue.
“Laudato Si” is a psalm written in response to Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment with a title from a song by St. Francis
“Fue el Estado” highlights the efforts of Mexican families to raise awareness of their kidnapped children.
“After the Storm” describes the scene after tornadoes ravaged small towns in Texas and the Midwest.
“EEG” – a poem that considers rapid new developments in the neurotechnology market
“A War for More” – a poem written by Anne McCrady in response to the April 2015 riots in Baltimore, Maryland.
“Collapsed” – A poem offering a street scene in Nepal after the massive April, 2015 earthquake.
“Inside Iran” – a Poet with a Press Pass poem that considers the perspectives of everyday Iranians