Rogue Agent 49

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About

A body is the most genuine thing we have. A body can burst forth into a magic-realist galaxy. A body can be a source of pleasure. Pain can be a muse. Where does psychic pain end and visceral pain begin? When I say sensuality, does that connote pain or pleasure? Writing the body is writing what we know because we inhabit it. Or you might write your lover's body so you can keep it with you. If I say I am holding your hand right now can you feel it? Do you feel it with your brain or your skin? Our bodies can make us feel powerful or defenseless. Taking a risk to write about the body can make you feel powerful. When I wake and put my feet on the floor I feel defenseless. I would like to reclaim the word sensitive to mean risk-taker. We are gods of our own bodies. We are servants to our own bodies. Our bodies are signifiers. Our bodies are false signifiers. Our bodies are liars. Our bodies are truthtellers. If our bodies are oppressed by an outside force, we are "written over." Rogue Agent wants to retaliate. Rogue Agent wants reconciliation. Rogue Agent wants to share your stories about the poem that is the body.

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Audience & Country

Open to a broad Audience. United States

Publication Medium & Frequency

Electronic Publication Electronic PublicationPublished 12 x per year.

Poetry Open

Genres:
GenreSubgenres
General GeneralOpen to all/most Subgenres.
Poetry Forms:
Open to all/most Forms, including: Experimental poetry, Free verse, Narrative poetry.
Styles:
Open to all/most Styles, including: Dark, Experimental, Literary.
Topics:
Open to all/most Topics.
Types/Lengths:
TypeLength Details
Poem PoemNo line limits known; Up to 5 pieces.
Payscale:
We do not list pay specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
No monetary payment No monetary payment.
Submissions:
ElectronicPostalReprintsSimultaneousMedia
OK No No OKText format submissions
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Visual Art Open

Art Media:
Open to all/most Art Media, including: Illustration, Collage, Painting, Photography.
Art Styles:
Open to all/most Art Styles.
Topics:
Open to all/most Topics.
Types/Lengths:
TypeLength Details
Artwork Artwork3 - 5 pieces.
Payscale:
We do not list pay specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
No monetary payment No monetary payment.
Submissions:
ElectronicPostalReprintsSimultaneousMedia
OK No No OKImage format submissions
Always check guidelines for details and restrictions. If you aren't familiar with these terms, see our glossary.

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Dates

Last Updated:
01 Oct 2017
Date Added:
01 Apr 2015

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