June featured poetry
Mark Theodore Meneses
August 29, 2020
I skipped down the stairs hurriedly to meet my parents at the dinner table on our backyard porch. Rounding the glass circle-on-legs...
June 20, 2020
I always knew my days were numbered. I never realized how few there were. I used to live my life peacefully, nothing more than a tab...
June 10, 2020
For $250.00 an hour I can be a home. I literally get paid to give long-lasting hugs. Nothing risque or sexual, I just try to fill a...
May 14, 2020
“If you can guess what I have in my pocket, you can have it,” taunted Nootiakok as he prodded Nanurjuk’s upper back with a bony p...
April 24, 2020
April flies in each year with a cape of marbled pink and white on its shoulders. The outstretched limbs of magnolia and cherry bloss...
April 15, 2020
Upon cracked, tectonic earth, a row boat sits on a ledge of sand, still unclaimed.
Brackish barnacles line the boat in constellation...
April 1, 2020
She simply picked it up out of boredom— its rust-kissed frame, deflated tires, and that chain that made it sound like an orphaned bi...
February 20, 2020
My boots slosh in the mixture of sand in the snow as I rounded the first intersection on my way home. The Sun is going down earlier...
February 17, 2020
Watching me hop inside of a car and someone random driving away is foreign, so you force a smile from behind the blinds. My inexiste...
February 10, 2020
When you came back, the flame disappeared. The aroma surrounding me slowly faded away. The only thing left was the lingering path of...
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I could write a whirling wide ware and earn
wide ware and earn my wages
witnessing the film that plays over the TV screen of my mind’s retina.
I could co...
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