Tag: Poetry

January Drought

January Drought

Originally posted on January 6, 2021 @ 12:06 pmBy Conor O’Callaghan It needn’t be tinder, this juncture of the year,   a cigarette second guessed from car to brush.    The woods’ parchment is given   to cracking asunder the first puff of wind.   Yesterday a big sycamore came across First   and Hawthorne and is there yet.    The papers say it has…

An Old Woman’s Painting

An Old Woman’s Painting

Originally posted on November 25, 2020 @ 8:20 amBY LYNN EMANUEL Scrape the sun from the wall of  the sky. Cast the great nets of  autumn over the houses. Even the throat of  the lily is a dangerous inlet. Let the world stand wearily on the stoop of  the jail of  the world and the…

DESIRE

DESIRE

Originally posted on November 9, 2020 @ 5:49 pmBy Sudeep sen Under the soft translucent linen, the ridges around your nipples harden at the thought of my tongue.  You — lying inverted like the letter ‘c’ — arch yourself deliberately wanting the warm press of my lips, it’s wet to coat the skin that is…

LUCID DREAMS

LUCID DREAMS

Originally posted on October 13, 2020 @ 10:13 amBy Marcel The whiles of forlornOften stalked with yet to embrace memoriesStreaming through the memory laneLike lucid dreams at nights,The phantasmagoric images of reality This time reprising of dreams coincidental to realityThe type that makes one want to sleep moreDesires and feelings filming through wants and endsEnds…

Love spoke my name

Love spoke my name

Originally posted on October 6, 2020 @ 10:37 am By Eugenia Abu Love spoke my name at dinner The food tasted better The drinks seemed less eager The room looked much smaller And everyone looked far, far away Love spoke my name … Called my name Took my heart and sat out Love held my…