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She loves the music box forever, she’s crying on my shoulder -The Blue Nile… Year Of The Dragon, Playwright, Screenwriting, Blue Nile, Professional Development, Love Her, Poetry, Songs
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Roddy Lumsden

HALFWAY THROUGH THE YEAR OF THE DRAGON She loves the music box forever, she's crying on my shoulder-The Blue Nile, 'Stay'You can mythologise anywhere but you cannot

Miasmal afternoons in run-down shade of clutter and rickety porches, smells of sex, and filthy carpets, loose floors, leaning walls… Strawberry Blonde, Poetry, Guys, Reading, Fictional Characters, Reading Books, Boyfriends, Poetry Books, Fantasy Characters
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Ben Mazer

THE STRAWBERRY BLONDE Miasmal afternoons in run-down shadeof clutter and rickety porches, smells of sex,and filthy carpets, loose floors, leaning walls,interminably appointmentless an

Lillian-Yvonne Bertram Mother And Father, Poetry, Reading, Writers, Writer, Reading Books, Author, Stuck In Love, Poetry Books
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LILLIAN-YVONNE BERTRAM

HOMO NARRANS

Bobby Parker Orbis, Lost Girl, West Midlands, Cauldron, Raw Edge, Bobby, Britain, Magazines, Writer

Bobby Parker

ANOTHER PLANETHe has been studying the lostgirls again, says he’s puzzledby their music. Partial to the scars.Their high voices that draguntil they break off.

From one direction a body made of gold. Months too early and no sacrifice mending this. It wasn’t no wind; there was wind— above the… Jon Snow, Poetry, Reading, Fictional Characters, Jhon Snow, Reading Books, Poetry Books, Fantasy Characters, Poems
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Michael D. Snediker

DRIFT From one directiona body made of gold.From anotherboats in snow.Months too early andno sacrifice mendingthis.It wasn’tno wind;there was wind—

Poet, Matthew Olzmann (MFA Poetry, the recipient of the Joan Beebe Graduate Teaching Fellowship. Warren Wilson, Wilson College, Dead Poets Society, Sylvia Plath, Poems, Interview, Teaching, Authors, Clarity
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Matthew Olzmann

“NOTHING GETS THROUGH TO YOU, JACKASS” When Catullus says it,it sounds more eloquentthan when I say it:Nothing gets through to you, jackass.When I forgetto put gas in the ga

The raven has turned his intuition into a program. The seagull lapses into self-parody. Even the magpie’s ego is outstripped by the hype surrounding him. Poetry, Reading, Movies, Reading Books, Poetry Books, Poems
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Luke Kennard

THE BIRDS SELL OUT The raven has turned his intuition into a program.The seagull lapses into self-parody.Even the magpie’s ego is outstripped by the hype surrounding him.The thrush

You need an example of how this knotted world Adumbrates the meanings of words? I have one: “Afghan. Poetry, American, Reading, Reading Books, Poetry Books, Poems
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Daniel Bosch

GHAZAL: "AFGHAN" You need an example of how this knotted worldAdumbrates the meanings of words? I have one: "Afghan."Seventy-three per cent of AmericanFamilies possess greater than

At the Casa Grande disco, men hold on to other men’s behinds, and women hold on to men’s behinds, and everyone is holding on to what it means to be dancing and… Poetry, Long Hair Styles, Reading, Beauty, Women, Women's, Long Hairstyle, Reading Books, Woman
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Hannah Gamble

CASA GRANDE At the Casa Grande disco, men hold onto other men’s behinds, and womenhold on to men’s behinds,and everyone is holding onto what it means to be dancingand holding

Ishmael is too two men sometimes. His Mother’s name in Arabic goes for immigrated Masculine. Sunglasses Women, Poetry, Daughter, Reading, Fashion, Moda, Fashion Styles, Reading Books, Fasion
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Siwar Masannat

DAUGHTER OF WOMANFadia is — her father is martyr. She isOn a mountain — radiant — unknown.Says, There will be no setting up tent here:This light enough resting place.Fadia prophe

Jack Underwood was born in Norwich in He graduated from Norwich School of Art and… Dead Dog, Interview, Poetry, Scribble, Reading, Doodles, Reading Books, Poetry Books, Poems
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Jack Underwood

A Man is Dragging a Dead Dogon a lead, down the street.It makes a low-register hissing sound that is constant and gives

Gil Fleischman Ghost Towns, Halloween Face Makeup, Poetry, Reading, Reading Books, Poetry Books, Poems
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Gil Fleischman

MIKULOVIn any eventJust lit by myself the candles for the second nightOff small road in south MoravaA once classic Jewish town, now a UNESCO ghost town.Think they are the only flame in win

Sarah Marcus S Pic, Poetry, Reading, Pictures, Photos, Photo Illustration, Reading Books, Poetry Books, Poems
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Sarah Marcus

ARCHITECTURE IN CLEVELAND She looks out the hotel room’s picture window onto the heartof downtown. To the left is river, to the right is lake.He pushes his fingers into pulsing tem

Ondřej Zajac Fort Benning, Great Coffee, Poetry, Reading, Reading Books, Poetry Books, Poems
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Ondrej Zajac

PERUProvided that an economic and political stability is maintained,Peru could be one of the biggest producers of

BUDAPEST it’s morning and my knee hurts when I move itthe right one but only when I move itso I stop moving my right leg but nowthere’s this dull ache under my left shoulder bladein a spot I can’t reach to rub or massageand I’m alone or My Knee Hurts, Poetry, Reading, Reading Books, Poetry Books, Poems
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Siegfried Mortkowitz

BUDAPEST it’s morning and my knee hurts when I move itthe right one but only when I move itso I stop moving my right leg but nowthere’s this dull ache under my left should

I was at Disney World, by myself. I had been there a long time. Poetry, Reading, Reading Books, Poetry Books, Poems
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Joshua Weiner

A PAINTER, ON HER ANNIVERSARYMy first painting, that one. I rememberthe feeling that the light was creatingthe shade, somehow, of coming into November,of always turning, never