Posts tagged ‘amwriting’

Alleyway Ghosts

  Written by George Gad Economou   every night dissipating in crepuscular, tiny rooms there to vanish into the words and works of those that lived…

A Long Waltz

  Written by Alice Luka   Let’s waltz until we’re old, to a beat no one knows- I’ll bet you’ve been told , My dreams entail…

Sing

  Written by Giselle Beaufort @ Becoming a Widow After Suicide   My garden is a symphony harmonizing with the bees Composer and conductor air moving through…

Callejero

  Written by   J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   Fortunately   That does not Happen here   I am One man Walking…

Homicidal Wishes

  Written by George Gad Economou   “don’t tell me,” Dave bawled with fury painting his trembling voice, “you wouldn’t “kill all these motherfuckers, if you…

Soldiers

  Written by Alice Luka   I stand before the entrance to my mother’s grave, several tombstones, lined up like soldier’s before hers-   I fear…

Those First Nights

  Written by   George Gad Economou   always inconspicuous nights, talking about Auden, sometimes Dylan, Buk, Faulkner, Hem… the great drinkers—and brilliant writers—instead of those that…

Pellets

  Written by Ellie Onka   Snow white father pellets of god to flower I blame this kiss of death, and the earth was a first…

Karma

  Written by Alice Luka   Sweetest, tranquility- I rest in the beauty, of your blanketed field of Slumber   No one knows what to do,…

Life Spell

  Written by   J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   Drum Incantation   A breath And the space   Magic How this life…

What Nourishes You?

  Written by Janice Schroeder   There is more to nourishment than just eating food for survival. There are different kinds of nourishment. There is body…

A Tiny Voice

  Written by Luvgood Carp   Yes, of course, we, too, care about a neglected rose struggling to survive among the scattered bricks of a crumbling house,…

Neon Lights

  Written by George Gad Economou   a flashing neon sign of a martini glass attracts the right kind of people, the ones that need a drink,…

Another Way

  Written by Rae Cod     In shrouds of black, scythe held high, manner firm, but kind and wise He goes about his business, collecting souls…

Death Of The Heart

  Written by  Mark Ryan   Through hollowed tears that paint the walls. Cries a thought, uttered more in lament than desperation. The lights fading. A…

Miracles

  Written by Mark Ryan   A Splinter in the soul, the hidden fractures of the heart. Allowing the pain of the world to seep in. Engulfing…

When We Fought

  Written by George Gad Economou   we were like two rabid werewolves high on too much; screaming, screeching, clawing, scratching, cursing…it never lasted.   we…

Hugh Crain

  Written by Kevin Patrick McCann     He never drags a shadow Or notices the sun, Always maintains an even pace, Never been known to run.…

Anxiety

  Written by Marie Mcleod   Goodbye…. Shaky hands, I know you are there. Heart pumping, you are not who I am. Shorter breaths, I accept…

Lunacy Canopy

  Written by Annika Holland-Tierney   The moon is an apple bitten only by men back swung in crested jewels intent and strong in control, mourning…

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Indonesia bus ride throughout the rural area looking out my window I see rice farmers with a big smile waving at all of us in the…

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Burma sitting in a small restaurant by the front window enjoying my dinner until a shabby dressed boy stood up to the window with his hand…

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he grew up privileged everything sterile    never look at poverty or the ugly part of life         Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021…

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she pushes her cart with everything she owns around a five or six block area never asking for a handout totally surviving on her own  …

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My cart and I Small aisle No place to go Traffic jam between fruits and vegetables  She backed up  Smiled Allowing me to pass “BLESSED” Was…

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always needs to be part of a group unfortunately someplace along the way lost self       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If…

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shots of spicy rum staring at the typewriter soon the words will come       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry…

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my 59th birthday now pushing 60 Just give me an exotic home cooked meal with a couple bottles of Heineken beers and some great sex with…

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of course I’m tortured 100% poet I need to bleed to produce anything worth reading       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If…

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Promises Why are so many broken? We are only human Who is without imperfections?       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my…

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ocean is my protector midnights I swim and make love to her       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped,…

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when we are at most need of help everything has unravelled only thing left is the core of our inner self         Copyright©…

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  moments nothing spectacular some remembered some forgotten just moments of happiness or sadness         Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If…

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warm Atlantic ocean just before hurricane season I love this time for sailing       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry…

The Woods

  Written by Linda Owen   GOING TO THE WOODS I need to get out but it’s got to be to the woods I need up-liftment I need…

PAREIDOLIA

  Written by Annika Holland-Tierney   Face to meet the faces draped from well-spaced tufts below the surface means “pattern of behavior” Subtle effects clutter also many…

Sergeant Salvation

  Written by Luvgood Carp   Clearly, I suppose, the poor have difficulties but they push a dumpster full of desperation and disease – wasting their…

These Lungs

  Written by Latifa Alkhanjary   They keep saying, this won’t last forever, But the four walls that I inhabit now mark the four corners of my…

Prisoner’s Cinema

  Written by Annika Holland-Tierney   Glass foam bird park paradise flash departure whispers from the fourth degree in heavy carnal blue   Brilliance traces three…

MEDUSA

  Written by J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   I cannot speak I have a legacy   Upheaval And severance   No money…

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She was in complete control of her life; and then she got hit with a long-term debilitating illness.       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC…

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they stood in a circle pounding their drums connecting with each other through music       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my…

The Puffed Up Balloon

  The Millennial Male Advice Guide to Being a Man By The Hermit Poet   Does bragging about yourself make you feel superior to others or…

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Need to sleep a long time What has happened to humankind? Technology has took a hold I’m sure glad I’m getting old Time to say goodnight…

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  it is the easy way play the victim push the propaganda make others feel sorry for you then all deeds done are in self defense…

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  heavy tattooed he works the steel a common bond brute force sweat pours from his body the heat is not the enemy, but a friend…

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working 1% frustrated need to keep flow going to remain 1%       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained,…

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He sacrificed a lifetime of principles for a couple nuggets of gold.     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained,…

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    Long dream I’m on a camel going to Babylon What for? Why not? My dreams many times bring me back in history. Time travel…

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  What is beauty? What is ugly? Who is rich? Who is poor? Don’t tell me how successful you are. What have you done to improve…

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  they come from close or far away ask a life changing question his answers are simple small tin cup on old wood table with sign…

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  lifetime giving advice fake not really nice   never know strange places find rotten tomatoes       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021  …