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Gentle Carpentry

01.18.19 Posted in today's words by

Molly Frederick’s most recent poem to appear here was “Autumn Observes” (November 2018).  Gentle Carpentry By Molly Frederick On the porch steps at twilight, a chilled pilsner at my side, I sit polishing some small object. A boat perhaps. Or a black walnut disk. Possibly a free-form vase I’ve fashioned from maple, or a small […]


01.17.19 Posted in today's words by

Bobbie Troy’s most recent poem to appear here was “Layers of Time” (September 2018).  Memories By Bobbie Troy we save them in cardboard boxes old photos from black and white to color now all digital on our phones we save them in plastic boxes old CDs and DVDs even some old film of various millimeter […]

Little Fireflies

01.16.19 Posted in today's words by

Bill Blankenship’s most recent poem to appear here was “Illusionary Friendship” (November 2018). Little Fireflies By Bill Blankenship I go out when it gets dark To find the first tiny spark You shine your small euphoric light In deep darkness of the night Then one by one you multiply And form a rhythm with your […]

Boatman’s Elegy

01.15.19 Posted in today's words by

Michael D. Amitin’s most recent poem to appear here was “Marooned Bells” (December 2018).  Boatman’s Elegy By Michael D. Amitin Her hand cold with the death of romance obligatory touch we watched the chill settle like a mountain chipped away by cheap time-square watch winds irretrievably sad— Still the flowers roll out, the cards keep […]


01.14.19 Posted in today's words by

Joe Spinelli is a poet from Long Island, New York. His work has been featured in Ascent Aspirations, Paragon Press, DASH Literary Journal, and Haiku Universe. He lives and writes in New York City. Monday By Joe Spinelli You mention a story About a mother and father Who kept their children captive Some house of […]

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