Three poems on darkness and death

A guest post by Jayson J Crady The Howling Darkness Amongst Us The howling winds outside his window keep him from falling asleep, fearing that doing so would invite an evil entity to enter his room and take his soul as he sleeps. Not even praying his soul to keep satisfy the innate paranoia that he … Continue reading Three poems on darkness and death

A fall poem

A guest post by James Michael Shoberg Dear Noah loved the autumn—oh, that season, crisp and cool, A harbinger to others of another year in school. But Noah never understood their misery and grief. He’d gladly trade the summer for a single tinted leaf. Despite his comrades’ sense of loss, and urge to gripe and … Continue reading A fall poem

Santa Claus is Coming to Town: New Version Just for Moms!

You better watch out, you better not cry, You better not shout, I'm telling you why: Santa Claus is coming to town. It's not just the kids. He sees their parents too. He knows all those things that moms sometimes do. Santa Claus is coming to town.   He sees you when you're yelling or staring at your phone. … Continue reading Santa Claus is Coming to Town: New Version Just for Moms!

Love Song with Armageddon

Hold me in your arms as we watch the world burn. Kiss me to the edge of the apocalypse. Touch me like I'm the last you'll ever touch. Touch me like I'll never be touched again. Just touch me. Feel my heart, and let me know I'm alive. Seduce me with whispers of could-have-beens. Tell me we have … Continue reading Love Song with Armageddon

Summer Fireflies

Fireflies without wings twinkle in the yard at dusk, their glow stick necklaces alive with the joy of summer. PREVIOUS POST: The unexpected luxury of not sleeping in YOU MAY ALSO ENJOY: The body remembers Get notified of new posts by email. Type your email address in the box and click the "create subscription" button. … Continue reading Summer Fireflies