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up in silence

the silence has not yet broken
it is upside-down, this notion
that I can read your mind
with eyes closed
my only promise-no harm

lust tangled in my hair… 175 more words

Poetry

When the Reaper Calls

It’s a call to depravity, I know it for such
He’s put the voices there and I want it so much
With an angelic façade it’s only me I deceive… 305 more words

Poetry

My First Weaver

The woman was a weaver;
I didn’t know her name.
But then at only 5 years old,
The fascination came.

She sat up straight and sturdy, 85 more words

Life

the Chinese bridge

I’ve crossed many bridges, burnt none
and seen one that wasn’t even there
on a day when fishermen slung their hooks
and took a waterproofed homeward track… 301 more words

Writing Challenges

Lunar Eclipse

Image source skiesofarcadia.wikia.com

in the sunlit sky
an ordinary beauty
silently screams on
heaven rendered dubious
the moon, red, wrenched from orbit.

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Poetry

The point

She said she had lost her purpose
and that life had no point
now that there was no one left
to take care of

“You can take care of me”, he said… 58 more words

Poetry

Abridged Version

Lillian here, your host today for dVerse Tuesday Poetics.

I’m wondering how many bridges you’ve crossed in your lifetime?

  • Iconic bridges (IE London’s Tower Bridge, the Golden Gate, Sydney Harbour Bridge)
  • 240 more words
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