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Christmas Wrap Up


It is that time of year again for me to complain about not wanting anything to do with Christmas. In some ways I won a little, as Richard has been feeling rather unChristmassy: we did not put up the big tree. 382 more words

Progressive Christianity

Holly Day

In Closing

I imagine them finding her on the beach
blond hair spread out on the sand, skin pale and taut
the water pooling in a foamy halo around her head… 189 more words

Two Poems by Holly Day


Evolving Towards

years from now, will we
huddle in the shadows of football stadiums and office complexes
like our ancestors did in the Coliseum and the Parthenon… 391 more words


The End

the typewriter lies dead in the corner.
all the clickety-clacketing finally silent.
the house is finally quiet. I can get
up now, now that the beast is dead I… 169 more words


The First Step

I take the piece of paper, put it
in my mouth, feel the word “love” dissolve in my saliva, in my blood
and now I understand marriage. 104 more words


Barricade and Flowers in Shades

by Holly Day


I pretend my house is an island, Louisiana before the white men came
surrounded by the emptiness of the ocean and virginal… 289 more words

Slink Chunk Press

Poem by Holly Day

The Old Green One

I will make you a music box from a porn star
fill her insides with gears and whistles, a key
that comes out of her navel for turning… 163 more words