Above: Katherine Johnson sits at her desk with a globe, or ‘Celestial Training Device.' Johnson’s work as a research mathematician contributed to NASA’s successes from the Mercury to the Shuttle programs, and beyond. Photo Credit: NASA

New chapbook by Monica Rico

Monica Rico Reading Incantation on the Eve of 2017


31 erasure poems in 31 days from Fear and Loathing in America by Hunter S. Thompson

31 ERASURE POEMS IN 31 DAYS FROM THE Life and Death of the Great Lakes BY Dan Egan (W.w. nORTON & cOMPANY, 2017)

30 Erasure poems in 30 days from the handmaid's tale by margaret atwood (Anchor Books, 1998) with photography COURTESY of nico rico photo

30 erasure poems in 30 days from The Long Way by Bernard Moitessier, translated by William Rodarmor (Sheridan House, 1995)

Tanka is a Japanese short poem form, written in five lines. For the month of August I will write one tanka a day. Enjoy.

31 Erasure Poems in 31 Days From The The Complete Guide to the Art of Modern Cookery by Auguste Escoffier, translated by H. L. Cracknell and R. J. Kaufmann (John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 1979)

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