Florence Manlik

Florence Manlik is an illustrator and graphic artist based in France.

Poetry / Issue IV

Avoidance

by Billy Collins

illustrator Florence Manlik

When I spotted him on the street
walking ahead of me with that same woman,
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Poetry / Issue II

To One In Parma

by Maureen N. McLane

illustrator Florence Manlik

The privilege
of even being
provincial,
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Poetry / Issue IV

Because I have No Hope

by Guido Cavalcanti

illustrator Florence Manlik

Because I have no hope of ever going back,
little song, to Tuscany
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Poetry / Issue IV

Bedfellows

by Billy Collins

illustrator Florence Manlik

Nor can I picture Dolly Parton
in the same room with Fanny Brawne
though the names Dolly and Fanny
sound equally erotic to my cocked ear.
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Poetry / 28 March 2012

Broadcasting

by Mark DeCarteret

illustrator Florence Manlik

When that cold enters the room again,
stupefied, half-consumed with blue—
an intruder that has come to be all
too familiar with the layout of our brains, Read more...

Abstracts / Issue IV

Exercises in Sartorial Deprivation

by Angelo Flaccavento

illustrator Florence Manlik

2-inch cuffs: do the math
and proceed accordingly.
Size matters.
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Poetry / Issue IV

Superhuman Talents

by Gary Soto

illustrator Florence Manlik

How do I do it? Exercise is the key.
You build up a big wind from running in circles,
But in the end yo have to give it all back
To the Big Sky.
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