Last Call to Submit Writing and/or Art for “We Will Not Be Silenced” Anthology

Midnight, Monday 15th October is the deadline for submitting art/writing/poetry, this is an important, very timely project at a critical stage in history, your voices need to be heard! 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 ofContinue reading Last Call to Submit Writing and/or Art for “We Will Not Be Silenced” Anthology

Good girls wish to matter – Candice Louisa Daquin

Good girls Don’t masturbate They don’t politely rub themselves for hours In the steam of locked bathrooms Where no one can hear their need Good girls Sit cross-legged, thighs touching, wondering why They feel bereft Reminded that sex and its pleasures Still considered a sin of sorts When in doubt show comportment Good girls don’tContinue reading Good girls wish to matter – Candice Louisa Daquin

Malevolent Melody: a collaborative piece by the curators of Blood Into Ink

  (Aurora Phoenix) Your Urgency Pierced My Marrow with vanilla milquetoast pleadings you spun a web the envy of Arachne smeared in syrupy cajolery – I supped on hand-dipped flattery your urgency pierced my marrow with flim flam (Kindra) Dilly Dalliance Bound Me Lavender dipped indulgent tongue dripped incantations, salacious songs— your abuse was tender dillyContinue reading Malevolent Melody: a collaborative piece by the curators of Blood Into Ink