Journalism In Verse

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Obituaries

Requiem

By Lynn M. Knapp. On John McCain's funeral rites. …

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The Paris Accord

By Jeffrey Cyphers Wright. On his birthday, a poetic farewell to the late John Ashbery. …

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Gun Violence/Obituaries

Ringing Out

By Alexandra Donovan. A shooting at the offices of the Capital Gazette left five dead, including journalist Wendi Winters. …

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As a Mother

By Stephen Byrne. Claudia Gómez González hoped for an education. She was killed by a U.S. Border Patrol agent in Texas instead. …

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Parts Unknown

By Clare Welsh. Anthony Bourdain, dead at 61, recognized the misfits working behind the counter. …

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Poor Nigel

By Phil Huffy. A Valentine's Day poem for the seabird that died after 5 years wooing his decoy lover. …

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