Issue 34

Alex Ranieri

is a young poet from Chicago, Illinois, USA. She has performed selections of her work at the Kod Marula Festival in Pula, Croatia, where she was a poet-in-residence, and at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago. Most recently, her poetry has appeared in The Journal, Ceremony, and Eye on Life Magazine. You can find her online at

Alexandra is Issue 34's Featured Poet and has nine poems included here:

* Chopin

* Dinner Party

* Ex Urbe

* Sense

* Sonnet on a Body

* Statement for the Defense

* The Soldier Traveling from the North

* The Song of Lieu

* The Transcriber Abroad