0 vote   7 readings 1 min

In Between

Lauren, ago

Where do I fit in ?
1- 6 leaving 1 to the side, holding
1 or 2 accountable to make a ... [+]

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5 votes   33 readings 1 min
They made my street one-way today
It’s messing with my mood.
The phone can’t find its ... [+]

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12:43 pm, a simmering August afternoon
Another perfect day, on your perfect block

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2 votes   4 readings 1 min

Urban Symphony

Cleo, ago

It starts with a missed beat;
A percussive cue lost in the cacophony of city-
scape ... [+]

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Transfiguration

Jin, ago

Strangling paths
Dewey air breaths
To the breaking grounds
With unearthly sounds
... [+]

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2 votes   5 readings 1 min
A world so quiet
One could hear a pin drop
The sounds of the Earth
So loud before, ... [+]

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0 vote   0 readings 1 min
The waves begin to crash down on me
I start drowning
One by one they come
I can’t ... [+]

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0 vote   3 readings 1 min

Invitation

blueWish, ago

go on
sink your claws—
long, curving,
yellowy-
white
crescent moons,
... [+]

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Short Fiction Contest 2019 - Poetry
2 votes   8 readings 1 min

Memories

SKJ, ago

She plays in the garden, arms outstretched,
Feeling the wind blow her pigtails,
In the ... [+]

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0 vote   0 readings 1 min

Only Listens

Soul, ago

You slump
in one of the chairs
up by the altar

looking out
at the empty ... [+]

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We were tangled.

No matter what anyone said,
We
Were
Tangled.

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I can’t stop slouching in this wooden chair
In an empty room
crusty
Just me and ... [+]

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0 vote   5 readings 1 min
alert alert / all peaches
beautifully beautiful. english vowels
blabber postcolonial ... [+]

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3 votes   3 readings 1 min

Miles of Pigeons

CQC, ago

How could it be
That I belong here
If it causes so many fears
So many tears
... [+]

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Short Fiction Contest 2019 - Poetry
1 MINUTE
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Gone

Jen, ago

No more fight remains
Hand now slack in mine. More time,
Until there is none

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1 MINUTE
1 vote   6 readings
It is 4:16 am and I do not recognize myself in the mirror
The sunken face, eyes with no ... [+]

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0 vote   11 readings 1 min
A rose garden as an ashtray
with a taste of salted caramel as bourbon,
every block a ... [+]

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Short Fiction Contest 2019 - Poetry
0 vote   3 readings 1 min

Muddy

Nicholas, ago

Wetly they plunged into the
Heart of their backyard. The ground
Was brown and green and ... [+]

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