WordCity Monthly, December 2020 Issue #4


Letter from the Editor, Darcie Friesen Hossack There is not a particle of life that does not bear poetry within it.-Gustave Flaubert When we decided to create an Autumn and Winter Holiday-themed issue of WordCity for December, we had hoped to gather together a celebration of as many religious, cultural and seasonal offerings as possible. … Continue reading WordCity Monthly, December 2020 Issue #4

3 Poems by Masudul Hoq, WordCity Monthly Dec2020 Issue4


Christmas Letter   Drowsy leaves of pine- Olive forest- December-snow has become the white page Across Europe -  There, I'm writing a letter.   Letter, engraved on the ice While my hands are getting frozen.   You are searching, on the way to Bethlehem Walking and walking, many decades before.   Still I have no idea … Continue reading 3 Poems by Masudul Hoq, WordCity Monthly Dec2020 Issue4

WordCity Monthly – October 2020, Issue #2, poetry by Masudul Hoq


Masudul Hoq, Poetry Hunting knife  While getting on the boat at Shangu river, The glaring of the olive dressed people toward us... At the opposite of a tempered sun Our shadow gets shaken, Then our hunting knives get sweated What if we got on the hand of spy After crossing the colorful  Stone kingdom, We … Continue reading WordCity Monthly – October 2020, Issue #2, poetry by Masudul Hoq

WordCity Monthly – October 2020, Issue #2


Darcie Friesen Hossack, Letter from the Editor There is not a particle of life that does not bear poetry within it.-Gustave Flaubert On my desk is a copy of D-L Nelson's coat hangers & knitting needles, Tragedies of Abortion in America Before Roe v. Wade. The book is heavy for its size—not for the weight … Continue reading WordCity Monthly – October 2020, Issue #2