Medusa A Case In Pain And Strength

By: Joanna Panayi #1 I love you Athena I love you Athena Ι was born with love in my heart My beauty was my start To become wise like you And carry your knowledge Through and through I loved you so I devoted my life To make people know You were the best of the…

Poems By Andrea Monroe

CRUCIFIED I think I know how Jesus must’ve felt Before a crowd of his jeering nonbelievers I’m a prisoner now of my own pain A martyr of my marriage I’m sucked shallow Fucked dry By a hostile gathering of my own heathens Who go by native-sounding names like Totally Broken Dreams, Love Left Me, and…

“The Snow Man” — Wallace Stevens

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“The Snow Man” by Wallace Stevens ? One must have a mind of winter To regard the frost and the boughs Of the pine-trees crusted with snow; ? And have been cold a long time To behold the junipers shagged with ice, The spruces rough in the distant glitter ? Of…

Poems By Nathan Robbins

    Old Man Hey there Old Man, It’s been a while hasn’t it? You know the shock you gave me made me sit. If you were hear I could ask, why I’m so vexed. You know I’m still wondering what comes next, But though at times I still feel so lost, Know I’d still…

Poems By Lin Ross

  Cigarette Poem? ( Maybe… Maybe Not) I have breathed you in… Inhaled you in Drifts and drafts And mad dizzying spins. And I have Sucked you Deeply into my lungs Like some nicotine dream Or herbal retreat… An opiate from A madness That dare not speak Its name. I have breathed you in Inhaled…

Poem By: Sister Jane Elyse Russell

     Breath Of Heaven Standing by the banks of Easter lilies I swallow great draughts of heaven. I long to linger, to live there ever, the Hallelujah Chorus. My home, the lilies perfume my daily breath. But the road wind on away from here, back amid traffic and quarrels. Love has chores, a word…