Author : Elizabeth Oxley

News Poetry: Bird in the Hand

  They’ll tell you a gun in the hand is worth ten kids in a classroom, teacher guarding the door. Here he comes, killer. Something […]...

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February 26, 2018 Just In, news poems, The Mix

News Poetry: Sparrows

I sip tea while men declare war in my living room. They raise fists on evening news, set a flag alight. It burns, small country, […]...

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January 8, 2018 Just In, news poems, The Mix

News Poetry: Bedtime Story for Denver

Once again upon too many times, a girl was stolen from her family and delivered to men. They leered, breathed fire down her neck, nodded […]...

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November 21, 2017 Just In, news poems, The Mix

News Poetry: Poetry Lesson after the Las Vegas Shooting

Do not write the word heart. Like every overused word, its meaning has bled out, the way snowflake, repeated, dissolves into sound. And thoughts becomes […]...

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October 10, 2017 Just In, news poems, The Mix

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Colorado Attorney General candidate debate on March 15. All invited.

The Colorado Criminal Defense Bar (CCDB) and the Community College of Denver (CCD) Paralegal Program are holding a public debate for the candidates seeking the position […]

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The Home Front: In immigration meeting with Trump, Colorado sheriff asks for federal funds to ‘indemnify sheriffs when sued by the ACLU’

“Larimer County Sheriff Justin Smith was among a small group of law enforcement officials invited to the White House on Tuesday to speak about immigration […]

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