By Trinity Synard A descent A herd of cattle knobbing knees in the fieldlumbering down into the valley,hooves clashing,sifting the red sandsof words related / An arrangement of burning leaves Generative ember took chargeand came to being / Red, as if sun did soak throughlike rain / could imbue the cliff face,fill the sea-wood swimming…… Continue reading Kin

Announcing the William Gibson Poetry Award Winners

Mnerva is proud to announce the winner of our first-ever William Gibson Poetry Award, as well as three shortlisted poets! The winning poems is awarded $500 and publication in our upcoming print journal. Winner: “Kin” by Trinity Synard Shortlisted poems: “ful(l)” by Leah Duarte”Canlit Eulogy: A Love Letter” by Anna Sokolova”Dreams for Hire” by Ojo…… Continue reading Announcing the William Gibson Poetry Award Winners