The Rising Phoenix Review
Children need to die to solve this issue?
As if there were an answer, 14 more have left us, unfinished
essays, lunches, little things that made them… 224 more words
5 hours, 50 minutes ago
To the little girl who knows she will never be young again,
Every woman I know is an island.
It will be summer and you will be twelve, 194 more words
6 hours, 1 minute ago
The obfuscated truth of the media
a veil of darkness
the black veil of mothers
grieving their children
reduced to black letters on cold stones… 167 more words
1 day, 5 hours ago
I want a divorce
We slam our doors shut.
We move through wires, walls, and words.
I have made my bed.
By Ellie Hudson
Biography: 54 more words
Issue’s one and two are now available for purchase on our site! Zine issue one is titled Identity, Self-Definition, and Labels Surrounding Societies, and issue two is titled 64 more words
1 day, 13 hours ago
the sound is unmistakable
& I know it’s loaded. like him.
startled by the sound, but not surprised.
bottles lined up by the trash can, 237 more words
2 days, 4 hours ago
we have embodied consecration;
sometimes the burial has been an act of love,
sometimes it has been a declaration of war.
there is holiness embedded in our bones, 111 more words
2 days, 5 hours ago