Guide – Writer in Retrospect

I don’t know how I’m supposed to be;I never had a guide.The person who was supposed to beLearned to keep it all inside.She lived rather a lot like me,Never feeling like enough;And now demands increase exponentially,And she’s feeling like she’s had enough.She doesn’t know how she’s supposed to be;She never had a guide.And now whatContinue reading “Guide – Writer in Retrospect”

Like Honey Be – Frank Regan (Made of Sticks and Stones)

Honey, I want your love to flow,Despite the great divide.The difference in space and timeThat separates heart from heart. That keep different rhythms,Roll to different beats.But still, shake with the passionsThat flow thickly in this summer heat. © 2020 | Frank Regan, All rights reserved. online at:

Where you will find me – Michelle Cook (Her Writing Haven)

Look out overThe shimmering sea,It’s the placewhere you’ll find me. The sea is wheremy heart resides,you’ll hear it as I standby your side. I may only beyour invisible friend,but I’ll always be there,even in the end. Reach out your hand,and you’ll find mine.Our hearts and soulsforever entwined. © 2020 Michelle Cook online at: PhotoContinue reading “Where you will find me – Michelle Cook (Her Writing Haven)”


all that’s ensued,and we rise, just not quite as highas sky walker’sclear eyes, a tightrope glitters overthis city on pause,as it dissolvesinto a crowd of arms crossed andbent crowns, then feet form theirown clouds to stormrain’s splendoron down. -GG at: image of downpour: Thanks for the eyes and minds you’ve lent as supportContinue reading “Downpour”

sunset gin – kate58 (just another girl)

it’s my own special concoctionutilised on those dayswhen I waft from room to roomin an unthinking dazemornings when I feel unsettledafternoons when I feel blueafter evening teawhen I don’t know what to domade especially for those dayswhen I simply cannot wina magic remedythat I call sunset gin no, I’m not gone tell youwhat’s in theContinue reading “sunset gin – kate58 (just another girl)”

Drawer of Possibilities – Robert Okaji (O at the Edges)

Drawer of Possibilities In the drawer of possibilitiesyou find stasis, the lure of the unknown.To what should this hinged orbbe subservient? Or that wrinkled blade?An egg, the bald potato. The sacrificialcarrot? To everything its purpose.Like that light in the crook of thealtered frame, attracting the wingedbeings. You, of course, serve nothing. “Drawer of Possibilities” firstContinue reading “Drawer of Possibilities – Robert Okaji (O at the Edges)”

Calling for Change – Nature – Caeli McKamey (Words of the Soul)

The wind moves west Under clouds of lavender Bouquets of lilac gowns Calling for change Air bending over waves Frogs croaking beneath Singing to the river Calling for change Whisks of blueberry muffins Cascade the mountain peak Craving fruits of the trail Calling for change Whirlwinds of chocolate Essence her hair strands Sweet treasure fieldsContinue reading “Calling for Change – Nature – Caeli McKamey (Words of the Soul)”

“news of my new and loveless life” – Nayana Nair (it rains in my heart)

DRAWING THE STARS WRONGall my hopes, now in your hands,feel like signs of trouble.i liked it on paper, the broken star in red ink,but not on my sky.can i undo my steps to you?will my heart break even if you leave my skin? STRIPPING YOU OF FLESHbefore i turn away from youthere are things thatContinue reading ““news of my new and loveless life” – Nayana Nair (it rains in my heart)”