Posts tagged ‘reading’

Honey Bread

  Written by B.S.   We fine red decluttered mix biscuits plastic shoed beast too close to hearts n’ skull worms and itchy feet yanked throats…

Calm Night

  Written by George Gad Economou     staring at the night sky over a tall glass of bourbon, picturing the nights of yonder,   when…

Man In His 50s

  Written By The Hermit Poet   During my twenties I was extremely hungry Thirties and Forties Still chasing after money Now content and feel lucky…

Stained

  Written By The Hermit Poet   Peaceful morning swim in Atlantic Ocean will not wash away sins       This piece is part of…

Forever Lost

  Written By The Hermit Poet   Wounded warriors Chasing ghosts of happiness down deep dark cavern       This piece is part of the…

More Wine

  Written by George Gad Economou   the end is nigh, almost on sight, silent prayers for the night never to turn blue, as wine fills…

The Click

  Written By The Hermit Poet   Street Photographers Silently shoot their frames of everyday magic       This piece is part of the Rewind Series …

Writer #1

  Written By The Hermit Poet   Tap Tap Tap the keys Rum coke typewriter and me Deep in fantasy       This piece is…

Unravelled

  Written by  Laura Berry   How can something so tangible fall apart? What binds the physical together? Molecules held suspended by magic.. Is it love?…

Honesty

  Written by George Gad Economou     honesty brands the words with nuclear fire and bourbon disembogues honesty out of the typing fingertips like tidal…

Like A Ghost 

  Written by Laura Berry   Sometimes when i watch another go through what i went through it gives me that space to grieve. I feel…

Death Of A Priest

  Written by George Gad Economou     empty fields   on the horizon stand the tall mountains of eternal fire crammed into a tiny space    one…

Ritual

  Written By The Hermit Poet   Always at same time She sits and drinks her red wine Blocking out her mind.       This piece…

Primal Decay

  Written By The Hermit Poet   Shackled by ego Possessed by hollow treasures Mankind rots away       This piece is part of the…

Clean Slate

  Written by George Gad Economou   sometimes, it’s impervious to nuke it all; erase all you’ve done (and haven’t done) and start anew. think of…

Dark Passing

  Written By The Hermit Poet   The cauldron burns red Hatred will devour soul Torment on deathbed       This piece is part of…

Lost

  Written by George Gad Economou   lost in the algid abyss, traipsing drunk in the empty streets,    trying to remember where home is, searching…

Bahnhof People

  Written by Randy W. Plym     on platform eleven  people stretch into gum strings; heat throbs, smoke curls, magma rises  like the whole station…

Changing Lanes

  Written By The Hermit Poet   It’s nice getting old Let youth chase after riches I’m playing my flute       This piece is…

Driven

  Written By The Hermit Poet   Winners have thick skin Do not care what people think March forward like horse       This piece…

Pause

  Written By The Hermit Poet   To control one’s life A person needs to train the mind to be relaxed       This piece…

Two Pixies

  Written by Phillip Woodruff     i saw two pixies on the downtown train i’m sure they snuck on at the parker station i’m sure…

What Remains

  Written by George Gad Economou     cruel lustful nights of yonder,  when bourbon and blow created a lethal combination for all those around me—too…

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…

The Coffinsmith

  Written by Phillip Woodruff   matthews international  casket division    that’s what the sign says on the building across the street and while it creeps…

Boozehead

  Written by George Gad Economou     you’ve drunk with rick yuppies and broke barflies;  talked drunken philosophy with a failed writer and a successful…

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…

Time To Pause

  Written By The Hermit Poet   STOP take a moment Analyze situation Will save you mistakes       This piece is part of the…

Showdown

  Written by Andrea Janov   I watch him  as the security guard  shouts in his face. I watch him lean   even   closer A…

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…

Single Second

  Written by Andrea Janov     My car putts   up    the mountain,     the gas pedal pushed down to the floor,                 gears grind as…

Undesirable Visitor

  Written by   George Gad Economou   nothing worse than getting startled by a cockroach when you drunkenly shuffle to the bathroom to piss.   in…

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…

Books | Rewind Series

  This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth…

Walk Away

  Written by Andrea Janov     With the smell of dead leaves and the biting wind hinting at coming snow I knew I was home.…

Sweet Exit

  Written By The Hermit Poet   Hoisting  main sail Leaving harbor for unknown I light my cigar       This piece is part of…

By The Shore

  Written By The Hermit Poet   Wind swept salty beach The boy and father bond while casting lines in sea         This…

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…

Pretty In A Box

  Written by   Holley Perry   Can we afford all of the dolls? Nothing on credit. Under credit. Invite the internet To admire the dolls No…

Opposites

  Written By The Hermit Poet   Sex is explosive Then they discuss politics Handcuffs always win       This piece is part of the Rewind Series …

Strategising

  Written By The Hermit Poet    When doing battle Block out all potential loss Then mind will be clear       This piece is…

Parting

  Written By The Hermit Poet     Farewell my good friend We will never meet again I will not forget       This piece…

Rusty Birdcage

  Written by  Holley Perry   soapbox available on a temporary basis chanting and pacing like a felon in a rusty birdcage. it’s a challenge to…

Empty Rooms

  Written by  George Gad Economou   the walls are deaf and blind; thank Bacchus for that, otherwise they’d make for condemning witnesses in any court.…

3 A.M.

  Written by  George Gad Economou   three in the morning, murk outside the window; I still wait to hear from you. silence all day long,…

In A Flash

  Written By The Hermit Poet   Spring flower blossoms Youth and beauty will not last Feast on the moment        This piece is…

Broken Pact

  Written By The Hermit Poet   She craves the darkness They always played together Except for this time       This piece is part…

Consumed

  Written By The Hermit Poet   Nighttime in Rio The streets are full of intrigue Her kiss was toxic       This piece is…

Expression

  Written by Nataly Burgzorg   Colors expressing what lurks inside Black, red and white Maybe they’ll understand Or maybe they won’t Doesn’t matter though I…

Suicidal Nights

  Written by George Gad Economou   “people want to live,” she said. “not me,” I rebuked with a snicker. “no one likes to read about…

Half Pipe

  Written by   J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   Time to go Time to dig   Past the rubble  Of dead statues…

Blind

  Written By The Hermit Poet   I was hurt To gain advantage You came running to give me a bandage. I turned around You sneaked…

Riddle

  Written By The Hermit Poet   She is an enigma who moves effortlessly in the dark. Far Away From Curious eyes Studied The art of…

The Rat Race

  Written By The Hermit Poet   Many balls in air Busy Not going anywhere Purchased New sneakers I go round and round the track. Faster Faster…