The Ripple Effect – Ivor Steven

I’m an old branch of driftwood on the beach Why do they think the fire within me is out of reach I see our universe in a blade of grass And every barricaded window is only a piece of glass Our combined pointed scratches will shatter panes into light Every sharp word we write, will …

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Shadow – Gabriela M.

My indecipherable shadow on that faraway beach. You talked to it. I did not hear what you said because I wasn’t there. I was in the cemetery looking for a grave. I couldn’t find it. Name after name stuck on crosses.  Trophies of death lurking in the heat like carcasses hanging on a rail. Concentrated …

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Wild Geese and Gilded Rivers – Holly Rene Hunter

This is a day of sun kissed stones and blustery winds, of wild geese adorning river banks their graceful necks and gilded feathers remind me that I am nothing more than an  observer  to that enchanted world. Graceful  limbs of oak reach across slanted waves to weightless clouds passing by. Dipping my fingers into green …

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