Prose and Poetry

  • Prose and Poetry

    Dreaming of Japanese Gardens

    By Lindsay Berg

    Poet Lindsay Berg creates a whimsical, microscopic wilderness from Downtown coffee shops.

  • Prose and Poetry


    By Matthew O'Brien

    DTLV resident Matthew O’Brien, who stayed at the Blue Angel motel in 2009 and wrote a collection of nonfiction stories titled "My Week at the Blue Angel," responded to the news of the Downtown beacon's restoration in a prose poem.

  • Prose and Poetry

    Heightened Attention

    By Frank Johnson

    An emerging poet from Las Vegas, Frank Johnson braids his hip-hop cultural roots into the landscape of his poetry, which explores the impossibility of defining oneself or one’s location in a place of transience.