Catapult | Poetry

a steadfast soul-birth, tried and true / this is where you sing creation into being

Sep 22, 2022
Catapult | Poetry
Complicit Poem

When was the last time you chose / a glass of pinot over fair pay?

Sep 13, 2022
Catapult | Poetry

Though, no man can disappoint me / as much as the body I was / born into. Kidding, obvi. I’m Chilling!

Aug 30, 2022
Catapult | Poetry
anak ko

past mahal / dressed in the garments / of two pronouns.

Jul 8, 2022
Catapult | Poetry
Intellectual Property as a Result

recently I signed a contract / which stipulates anything / I conceive of as a result / of the job belongs to the job

Mar 29, 2022
Catapult | Poetry
Laying Down the Groundwork

When I got up before anyone else / I took the heavy clams from the fridge / and put them in a bowl of cool water.

Feb 25, 2022
Catapult | Poetry

when his niece asks / tell me about Chía, the answer is always just: it’s a long story / but I think what you’re telling me, is that language is an inadequate grieving

Feb 16, 2022
Catapult | Poetry
“Path of Totality”: A Poetry Reading by Niina Pollari

Niina Pollari reads the title poem from her new collection published by Soft Skull Press

Feb 8, 2022
Catapult | Poetry
Ode to Diabetes

When I got better I ate / attention, the praise for being alive. There is no praise now. A needle, / a sharp’s box, yellow asking me to slow down.

Jan 19, 2022
Catapult | Poetry
Haibun on the High Bun

everything shifts as she twists and spins her hair, lifting it to chignon. / So self-assured, as if the gesture were always hers

Dec 22, 2021