Table for Three by Cassa Bassa

I try to look through the foggy glass windowpane to a far away escape.My agony drowns in the absence of tears and apologies.Questions rushing through my fragile mind.The endless waiting, the future without our past, the changed heart without warning, the intrusion of our love, all these heartaches I can’t put into words. None of…

Love is All There Ever is… by Jeff Flesch

gathering up the reminiscence lost, I travel the world, wide and far, searching and dreaming of the nature within…I stop, watch, and listen to the heart, beating steady, just so, and like you always told me it would go, down further, deeper into despair, reeling about the timeliness of each moment… they stretch out to…

The War Inside by Stephen Allen

There is a silence about you That has never been explored So many things inside you That are still fighting a war Some days can be unkind Other days you will try to forget Just stay for all of those days Today more than all of the rest Be gentle with your soul It needs…

Poetry and Me by Don Matthews

Poetry to me’s About pulling emotions Sad, happy, angry Concocting life potions Sometimes the potion’s Concocted with sad Draws at the heartstrings (We’re not all iron-clad) Sometimes the potion’s Concocted with fun Blues and dark shadows Get scared off, and run Then there’s the potion That pulls anger out Extreme emotions The writer’s about Doesn’t…

Dance Away the Day by Jeff Flesch

as a tear escapes my eye, I resist even more, not wanting to face the deluge needing to pour forth gritting my teeth, searing pain in my chest, with a stomach that won’t last through the infinitudes of plentiful feelings bubbling up, and brewing straight to the top so fast no stopping them now, as…