The Pillow – Osharlequin

The pillow to my side,Whereupon caressed a head not my own,Has quite a special scent,A scent that mesmerises, The scent swirls in my mind,Filling me with calm and zeal,A menagerie of sweet thoughts,A roiling euphoria, A reminder of the day before,And the darling who graced it,A sleeping beauty,And a waking one, An ally,All curves andContinue reading “The Pillow – Osharlequin”

Firecrest — Anna Mosca

why not marvel at the thin long beak of the firecrest . or cry tears realizing such songs came from a thumb size chest . he fit the mouth of my cat so little it was this bundle of joy . covering the sky among trees with his wings soft in my palm now ReadContinue reading “Firecrest — Anna Mosca”

Salvation forest – Mark Ryan (Havoc and Consequence)

This is what keeps me alive.You drying on my skin.Lobsters of the deep, snap memories for us to share.For me to fish for.Your tongue, a mind of its own.I hope you don’t mind, that I describe you in such words.But this is what I need.A photosynthesis of love from sadness.Breathing deep in me, swelling myContinue reading “Salvation forest – Mark Ryan (Havoc and Consequence)”

Absinthe – House of Heart

Molten wax streams down the copper sconce onto the night stand as  you light my cigarette and  proceed to pour  your   unholy green trinity of wormwood, fennel, and anise into a fine crystal goblet.   Holding the spoon gently to my lips I impudently turn away.  I do not touch your concoction until youContinue reading “Absinthe – House of Heart”

Identities – Jason A. Muckley

Life after divorceis lonely.The ever-present relationshipconsuming your heart and mindis gone.Now, you have three identitiesto sort out.Who you were beforeWho you were in the relationshipWho you are nowCouple friendships fadeA whole new worldof peoplewith pastsand paincommiserate. I’m not interestedin starting overyet.I’m still tryingto figure it outWho I am now © 2020 Jason A. Muckley forContinue reading “Identities – Jason A. Muckley”

Woman…a poem- hitandrun1964

she felt their eyes upon heras their hungry thoughts rushed through her bodythe colors of their desiresplattering against the wall behind heras they always didshe pretended not to noticeengaging themwould only encourage themand thenshe would want to kill themso she kept walkingher hand in her pocketwrapped aroundthe cool handleof the gunthat was nestled there Picture:PixabayContinue reading “Woman…a poem- hitandrun1964”

Belching Dragon —Pat R

Wild fire roars through the hillside Lick of flames releasing crumbling embers skyward like a belching dragon With cinders on the fly furthering its cause wild fire smoulders flames refuse to be subduded – nature’s wildest child stoked by whipping winds fury on insatible rampage Pat R 1/13/20 Jazzy Tower @ Thoughts and Entanglements

Sleek as you are – Fauxcroft

Sleek body shining so glossyCurves so fine and so damn classyI bet you are the sweetest rideBuilt for comfortLet’s go full throttleAnd head got the summitAs we peak with the wind blowing in our hairShow me your best and give me your flairI can show what a thrust really can doRide baby ride hell forContinue reading “Sleek as you are – Fauxcroft”