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A Woman’s Question

Do you know you have asked for the costliest thing
Ever made by the Hand above?
A woman’s heart, and a woman’s life— 308 more words


Blizzard and Flock by Ann Gorrick

settled in her lungs
She knew when she coughed up feathers
A bouquet of bruise and fresh peonies
was the rusty promise of her chest… 306 more words


This Carousel

I fell in love under glow-in-the-dark stars plastered to my cousin’s ceiling. Her walls were light blue but the ceiling was dark and covered in constellations. 251 more words


things i want to say

i have never felt this nervous.
this coil of snakes in my stomach, rearing
their heads and snapping their fangs, slithering and sliding, all slimy cold and dark. 228 more words

Flash Fiction: Grey Skies Fall Over The Bluish Horizon

Grey skies fall over the bluish horizon mixed with smoky colors of red and brown.  It overlooks the earth with a consciousness emitting from its soul.  528 more words



Holly’s had enough
She sighs and arches closer
to the doorway

Her berries no longer speak
of gifts and glamour
She’s just a mess of red… 53 more words

Prose & Poetry


Wouldn’t you stick around
just to love someone?
Sometimes you just have to
play the ball that’s pitched.
And, so, you get up early
most days; you shower, 28 more words