Yellow Throat

Editor’s Choice: 2024 Philadelphia Stories Poetry Contest

To read “Yellow Throat” by Alison Lubar, click HERE.

Alison Lubar is a queer, nonbinary, mixed-race femme; they teach high school English and Mindfulness. Their work has been nominated for the Pushcart & Best of the Net, and they’re the author of four chapbooks and one full collection, METAMOURPHOSIS, forthcoming with fifth wheel press in October 2024. Find out more at or on Twitter @theoriginalison.