the scent of rain promises possibilities a chance perhaps to wash away the old and embrace the chill that follows as if to reckon hard realities against the soft ground that threatens to swallow me whole again the same hands that yearn to scratch are the ones who caress a wounded soul mine the scent … Continue reading Tempestas – Michele Vecchitto
we line up the edges of our frayed hearts thread a sharp needle with silken floss spun from fragile hopes newfound trust dreams private smiles midnight whispers passionate kisses we sew slowly carefully small, neat stitches smoothing wrinkles from our fabric ensuring fit checking for gaps puckering going back once or twice to unsew missteps … Continue reading Sewn – Christine Ray
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On hope’s wings comes the new birth of a seasonAs green life bursts forth, a time for fresh seedingWith every turn, turn, there is profound reasonWhile we pause, reflecting on life, and heeding.As green life bursts forth, a time for fresh seedingWith joy we plant luscious fruits for tomorrowWhile we pause, reflecting on life and … Continue reading On Hope’s Wings
melancholy an aquamarine tide that washes over me flooding my banks piercing my sea walls reminding me how deeply human I am how delicate how fragile this woman’s heart © 2018 Revised 2019 Christine Elizabeth Ray – All Rights Reserved
In honor of Sexual Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month, Blood Into Ink and We Will Not Be Silenced are putting out a call for submissions for your lived experience of sexual harassment and assault. We believe that there is strength in our collective voices. We believe our work is not done. Writing and art accepted … Continue reading Call for Submissions: There Is Strength In Our Stories
I felt your warmth upon my back, Calling me to lands forgotten. Your fingers brushed my naked skin, Caressing with enlightened perfection. I turn my face to your glowing smile, And basked in the light of your embrace. Now wrap me in the verdancy of this earth, And awaken my soul with your love. Michael … Continue reading Oh, Spring Love- Michael Erickson
By Charles Robert Lindholm Poetry = A reason to read Copyright © 2017 Charles Robert Lindholm, The Reluctant Poet - All Rights Reserved Please Come Rummage Through My Archive Here And On My Blog!!!
By Charles Robert Lindholm 1-16-2017 @ 11:07 p.m. The travelers come across the open space mostly in the mornings at daybreak Their pace is random sometimes in a hurry to be somewhere and sometimes with a leisurely stroll pausing to smell the roses they are fun to watch but we worry about the … Continue reading THE CROSSING
By Charles Robert Lindholm Better that we know or better that we not know sometimes I wonder Copyright © 2017 Charles Robert Lindholm - All Rights Reserved Please Come Rummage Through My Archive Here And On My Blog!!!