Last night, during a perfectly normal dinner, I swallowed a sharp chip and it stuck in my chest before cutting all the way down from the inside out. In my space sharing the same air you failed to see the moment of pain. Reserved, with a sip of water, I went on in silence. ThisContinue reading Guest Post: Sharp-Harlan F. Baudelaire
A little too bright breezing in head turned right with a close-miss kiss too close. Something other than bourbon is living— there. You see for a second brown-eyes-turned-black and cross the room escaping cuts from scalpel-sharp intuition abuzz from the company of your lingering guest. Choosing to turn to the left, in silence, enveloped byContinue reading Guest Post: Turning-Harlan F. Baudelaire
Crack of my inner self expands – persona non grata said drink this kill elixir; hapless liver, porous flab When all she ever wanted was to crawl back inwards Spread wide at the legs – make cruelest room x2 everywhere I might escape; she is hither, and grew anew A slice of throat per capitaContinue reading Abiding the Law- Elisabeth Horan
We Will Not Be Silenced: The Lived Experience of Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault, Told Powerfully Through Poetry, Prose, Essay and Art is in the best seller #1 position for Poetry Anthologies and the #1 New Release in Women’s Poetry on Amazon! Please, if you have not yet purchased a copy, consider doing so forContinue reading We Will Not Be Silenced – Launch Tomorrow!
Bruised But Not Broken, Whisper and the Roar, Indie Blu(e), and Blood Into Ink are joining forces to publish an anthology about the lived experience of sexual harassment and assault. We believe that it is more important than ever before that more voices speak out and reclaim their strength by owning their survival stories. AllContinue reading Time Sensitive Call For Submissions: “We Will Not Be Silenced”
Time only haunts you once hardened in amber the fly immortal a draft to whisk away sorrow, in our lives we sleep on our hope for to survive you must look to your dreams dancing behind double glass, she turns at the sound seeing the one whom she loves, watching her perpetual motion until thatContinue reading Trajectory – Candice Louisa Daquin
Hold still it won’t hurt and if it does then it’s your fault anyway you’re lucky to be getting anything if it were up to me, I would leave you where they found you hunched in a mess of splayed arms and legs, barely moving you must have asked for it somehow they all doContinue reading Tribe – Candice Louisa Daquin