Fire, Rage and Mermaids – Ishika Kiran

I'm afraid I must confess That when they accused women Of being Rebellious Uncaged A woman And burned them at the stakes That's when fire met with fire And the flames danced to the tunes of rage And the ashes became one with the air.   The air promised to the women The fire wouldn't …

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Are You Free? – John W. Leys

Are You Free?   I’m not free, She said, I can’t fly free Among the clouds. Gravity is oppressing me And holding me back.   I’m not free, He said, From the chain Of causality That stretches From the Big Bang, Throwing matter into motion, To the motion of the air From her lips To …

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