• January 2021 Issue,  Poetry

    Over the Sea Wall

    Featured in the January 2021 Issue of The Open Doors Review. View Magazine Here. Poetry by Cynthia Boorujy I bought my daughter a scarf to wrap round her head She wanted blood red like mine Not the sweet pastels we…

  • January 2021 Issue,  Poetry

    Il Mare Mi Parla

    Featured in the January 2021 Issue of The Open Doors Review. View Magazine Here. Poetry by Charles Edward Carey Ritmo Senza melodia Mi colpisce Come le onde sulla riva Il mare mi parla Il vento balla sull’acqua  Blu indaco, turchese,…

  • January 2021 Issue,  Poetry

    Palestrina

    Featured in the January 2021 Issue of The Open Doors Review. View Magazine Here. Poetry by Lillia Parker An old woman pushes open the shutters leans out of the window Content painted on her face as she breathes in  the countryside…

  • January 2021 Issue,  Poetry

    Rise

    Featured in the January 2021 Issue of The Open Doors Review. View Magazine Here. Poetry by Justin T Walsh I am tender in the morning With your name upon my lips My nakedness revealing only the lazy comfort of living in…

  • From the Editor

    Open Doors Manifesto

    In popular culture, Italy is frequently seen as two things: a soap opera Mafiosi video game or a picture postcard tourist dreamland of the Dolce Vita.  Let’s add more stories to this picture. Let’s look under the surface. Let’s highlight the…