Submissions and Contests
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April 18, 2018
by D. Audie
"Your Bird" a terza rima poem.
You work your tongue, the pink has drained my youth/My torment bathes in every dribbled word/Your teeth alive on lies and sweet untruth
April 2, 2018
by Miles Nowhere
I find a psyche/inside corridors/discordant and hollow/cited unspoken/by madmen and tailors/the lovers and thieves/ mothers and wanderers/strangers and clerks.
March 20, 2018
this mask/once a blast/now breaking apart/like a dime-store suit/seaming loose thread/can’t hold change/throw it to bed/like a washed up whore/oozing cut cleavage
March 13, 2018
by Mark G. Pennington
I said to her "I’m an artist, I take life, squeeze it, wring it out, and throw it back," upon the harbour angel that I painted before my red rose and deep blue
February 26, 2018
It took a second act to get it halfway right. Who’d have thought by the throwing up of hands, the air would lend me wings. Deposit made on foreign soil...
as moves of thought on lumbered path/inter stardust and the/skin/karma’s tit for tenet tat/are palindromes within/horizon flares the curving sky/to forget, forge
February 24, 2018
Leaning the tense side of manic/I await/grappling for dreams of depression/praying the return of my knight/the heroic crutch/by which control is regained/A gallant...
February 23, 2018
by Amanda Cary
My cerulean falling/To faded rose skies/We've painted, pulled/Tongue tip, brushed/As you sift/The heavens/Through your lips/It's you -/You are the horizon/For me, an illusion
February 21, 2018
Here is where you find him/Buried crusty under hair/Gazing out through vested eyes/Sucking into yellow teeth/Straining for the last ten years/Here is where you find him
I got a job at the Carnie, working the rides/Fifty-a-day and a safe place to hide/That's where I met her, and she moved my world/Her name was Carmelita, the ru