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Astro Jack

  Written by  Joni Caggiano From the perspective of a young concert goer using hip-hop urban dialect.     losing myself between those repeated raw beats ignoring and escaping the tizzle of the streets reality spooning hardships like venomous glue scrabbling out of my skin like thousands will do  …

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Sin at Six

  Written by Joni Caggiano   gazing at vivid red bricks willing myself to evaporate into the rough white stuff laying snuggling in between scarlet spies my secrets seen   torrents of rain battering tin bolts of lightning are crackling dogs a hollering so terrified mama’s orders down she lay…

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Lonely Employment

  Written by Joni Caggiano   you ride your bike, crying down the hard dirt road your morning spent killing flies their price, a penny a carcass handing me my money through the soul of their drunken hollow you wonder, would they spend a penny for me I buy hot balls…

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High Price

  Written by   Joni Caggiano   Arising from the loamy soil and red clay emits the realm of cotton and tobacco.  Their breaths are a land of drudgery where drops of scarlet seep from hands that pick the whites of her thorny eyes.  Growing in fields of lost magnolias and…

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Abused Child

  Written by  Joni Caggiano   do not presume to know me my face a frowning moon crevices of sadness besmear a hoary soul who wonders here wounds scab, heal and gaze as an eyeless void, she paints no peak can lug the weight of a child begotten such a…

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Haiti | The Forgotten Dying Land

  Written by Joni Caggiano   scant trees hold precious life in soil downpours run without mercy flushing minerals into low lands charcoal created from the sparse bush tiny fingers burn on hot boiling pot of small green leaves collected overfished waters leave nets lying empty silent goat bones weave…

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41 Poets & Writers Exploring Life, Emotions & Our World

The Sound of Brilliance This anthology contains 120 pieces from forty-one poets and writers with astute observations about living, emotions, and our world. Their contributions bring us a unique perspective to the themes they explored. Each piece by those presented in this anthology shows us, with depth and succinctness, as…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors

  Clean Slate  George Gad Economou       Wine-drunk on Dandelions Randy W. Plym   Living On The Streets Of New York City | Circa 1989 Victoria Marie Alonso     In Dreams, I Ride Bicycles   Written by Randy W. Plym       Lost  George Gad Economou…

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