Novisi Dzitrie

Novisi Dzitrie was born to Ghanaian parents in Kakata, Liberia. His poems appear in Prairie Schooner’s Fusion 9, and the Writers Project of Ghana anthologies Look Where You Have Gone to Sit and According to Sources. His short story “Chi Chi Voices” was published by Lawino Magazine (December 2015).

machine-made men

you will find the best spaces
for this conversation in our dreams – there, you’re tied to nothing and
your tongue can tap the roof of your mouth in digital motion – up/down, on/off – there’s
no transition point to …

master of the mists

you must be master of the mists.
the closer I look at you
the more you wrap yourself in fog.
you’re a mystery, man, woman, or which one are you?
you appear as if you don’t appear.
when you come, …

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