Monthly Archives: January 2017

“They always bite the hand that feeds them”, Poetry by Sofia Kioroglou

 Genre: Religion, Philosophical —  Always be a giver cast your bread upon the waters Don’t expect anything back It is not just the 613 mitzvot we are talking about It is just a matter of kindness You know what they … Continue reading

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How to Kill Yourself, Poetry by Emma Miles

 Genres- Depression, suicide, dark, angry, painful, personality, death, hope, life, relationships. —–  Stop looking at yourself in the mirror Your reflection will make you narcissus Ignore the dark circles The rough patches The discoloration You already know about all of … Continue reading

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Coda, Poetry by Forrest Jamie

 Genres: Breakup, Closure, Heartbreak, Love, Relationships, Romantic, The End —- Darling boy I know how this story goes – it’s ours, after all and I could read it with my eyes closed. And why must re-reading those chapters of our … Continue reading

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Forever, Poetry by George W Knox

Genre . Love — I beg to be counted among the crowds who behold your splendour for angels conspired to paint you a masterpiece, forever displayed in the gallery of my heart and yet amongst the hoards of those more … Continue reading

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Dear Paigey, by Astroleuth the Poet

Genre: Love —- Thank you for wanting, to protect my money It was a big lump sum, and you made sure not lost, You were, very nurturing, Know with your daughter you’re too, at any cost, You are truly gorgeous … Continue reading

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Paralysis, A Mara Prose Poem

Genre: Life, Rhyme —-   The ‘shoulds’ paralyze me They lead to the what ifs, the maybes and the could haves My target is never stagnant and does not allow me to move I am unhinged and hindered My doubts … Continue reading

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CONNEMARA, Poetry by Christine Emmert

Genre: Nature, Society —- Caught in tangles the comb pulls cloud-locks smooth off heads of mountains. Lake below finds sympathy as swans fret its surface. There are snowflakes dancing above us like shiny stars where we kiss on the borderline … Continue reading

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What If?, Poetry by Cindi Walton

Genre: Rhyme, Family Fantasy —–  What if for a moment in time I could go back to childhood where everything rhymed Where silly cats sat on a broom and mysteries surrounded King Tut and his tomb Where magical fairies were … Continue reading

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Lost, Poetry by Grim Angel

 Genre: Pain, Hurt —– Bloodied and blistered are my feet walking a path of stone, glass, and hot coals. Wondering when a straight and narrow path turned worst for the trek towards my goals. Twists and turns lead to a … Continue reading

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Heartbreak, Poetry by Shalana Pace

GENRE- Hurt —- My heart aches for you, it cries for you. For all that is no longer safe for you. Love the skin you’re in So they say But not too much or you’ll have to pay With your … Continue reading

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