Monthly Archives: January 2017

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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She cries alone, Poetry by Odonko-ba

 Genre: Rhyme, Relationship —- Drenched in tears of her own shame but not of her making He ascended from shadows and shadowed her shattering her dreams as easily as did her hymen She became his fixation a nightmare lived daily … Continue reading

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2016 Poetry Finalists

Watch the Poetry Readings from the 2016 poetry contest. These are the finalists. One of these poems will now be made into a movie:  IT WAS A PLACE IN NEED OF WARMTH – Poetry Reading by Gloria D. Gonsalves The … Continue reading

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IT WAS A PLACE IN NEED OF WARMTH – Poetry Reading by Gloria D. Gonsalves

Poetry performed by Val Cole Get to know the poet: What is the theme of your poem? The poem has three themes: reflection, regret and hope. What motivated you to write this poem? I was reflecting about last year’s global … Continue reading

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The Songs You Left – Poetry Reading by Lois Terrans Bradbury

Poetry performed by Val Cole Get to know the poet: What is the theme of your poem? Grief and loss of losing someone you love and finding a way to keep going. What motivated you to write this poem? Watching … Continue reading

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