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I was turned on to this site by my sister Cindirelli, it’s both intimidating and thought provoking at the same time. Special thanks to people like Linaji who make writing and creating seem like breathing.

  • Joined: January 2009

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Reconciled

The victim said / how can a man / listen to another scream / when he slams his testicles in a drawer / and begins to squeeze. / What type o…

Change the World

It was inevitable / and yet with everything inspiring / hard to lose. / They had all / met the assassins bullet / King and Ghandi / and yet…

The Wake

The Wake / A bottle of Cuervo / sat next to the sink. / All kinds of foods and / running thoughts / jotted down, next to the numbers / of …

Killing Time

Killing Time / The only way to kill time / is to grind it into glass / that covers the face of the clock / and the clock it has no hands / …

Spirits Having Flown

Spirits Having Flown / I’ll get a tune in my head / and I can tell when it’s time / to stop creating / for I will second guess my muse / a…

At Fifty

At 50 / My father once said / that anything after 50 is gravy / for his father died at 42. / The fact that he hastened it / by drinking mor…

If You Cease to Be the Child

If You Cease to be the Child / There are stars out tonight, there are spirits in the air / although I do not believe like a fool. / There a…

Yellow Bird

I must keep one flame / inside of me / caged but able to fly / within that universe / that turns forever inward / to match the outward exp…

Lose the Mirror

Lose the Mirror / Time is a sandstorm / ankle deep / images blow by / sometimes real / sometimes not / I lose the mirror / therefore I lose…

A Gift Unused

A Gift Unused / A gift unused / is a promise never kept / a bed never slept in / a blanket rejection / of grace as looking a horse / in the…

Legacy

Legacy / She said she went blind / in one eye / not long ago / and the fact she even told me / was a miracle in itself. / Life itself is fr…

Dignity

Dignity / The cut of a mans jib / the cut of his trousers / the angles of his limbs / does he hang his head or has he been spared / a dose …
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