Monthly Archives: October 2017

Read Poetry: The Lady in Purple, by Kat Fankhauser

  People watch other people. They look to see if they have any defects, if they do, the watching person, judges them without saying ‘Hello’ They go home and make up stories about, “The lady wearing purple today. Was drunk … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: Spread Your Wings, by Lana Rafaela Cindric

Genre: LIFE Let me tell you something: No one is going to look at you, broken and shattered ​ and think -​ Damn, you are beautiful. No one is going to come pick up your broken pieces ​ off the … Continue reading

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Poetry Reading: LOVE SONG OF A JOURNEYMAN, by Vihang A Naik

Performed by Elizabeth Rose Morriss

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Poetry Reading: A Single Atom, by Ivor Steven

Performed by Elizabeth Rose Morriss Get to know the poet:   What is the theme of your poem? The poem is about my turmoil of thoughts and doubts, between my recently departed wife, and my starting up of a new … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: Escape, by Farzleen F. Khan

She escaped The dreadful dread Broke free from The clutches Waiting to hold her Captive deep Behind locked gates Wrathed by a fury She escaped She escaped The feeling of Having walked A familiar street Hassled by hustles Bogged down … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: Fake News, by Vikky Lonie

I’ve decided to stop reading the news It’s full of contradiction and misinterpreted views, Bending of truths like a novelists muse Inciting inspiration, stimulation, radicalisation but never the truth of the situation Just a public announcement of the wrong account, … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: BIRDS FROM THE EAST BY SHARON MO SH

GENRE – ANIMAL LIFE Birds from the east Each one a hankery miniature beast Friends I made by the fields Everyday I toil until I sweat But not the feathered chaps of the sky They are birds from the east … Continue reading

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