Amongst the Waves by Stephen Kingsnorth

[tabby title="Poem"] I saw her in the Maundy aisleof steady stream, robed city life,my viewpoint from cathedral stall.So short beneath the vaulted heights,but stature tall as gazed about,an eye caught from amongst the crowd,as sight, finite, felt infinity. I have...

A Dose Of Reality by Mitja Lovše

[tabby title="Poem"] Your fishes escaped,because they heard of their fates,though the route they usedfound them grasping for meaning,since they couldn't deal with freedom. [tabby title="Poet Bio"] Mitja Lovše is a writer, a performer and a director from Slovenia. He works...

The Swan’s Tale by Francis Conlon

[tabby title="Poem"] The swan’s tale was once thought white,Something more was a fiction,A black swan not seen at night,Nor in the day, ‘til nature’s predilection. Together swans are a gaggle,Known for beauty and for grace,‘Tho noisy sounds as if a...

Our Balm Word of God by Warren Jeremy Rourke

[tabby title="Poem"] We breakthe boundarybetween life and deathand I accept that we’ve broken lifewith our speaking through, dreams.Fibreoptic cable of our Symposium song.My tears a melody, and loss, of tone. Hagiazo, that ancient Hebrew wordwe know, so well, you and...

The Monkey Stole My Stars by NoLIFE

[tabby title="Poem"] I bought my life as luckfrom a meditating space apewhose prognostications teeteredbetween lost and stuck.His bag of tricks had stones and sticksI broke his trance to ask, “what force is this?”He smirked and winked,replied without moving lips, “It’s...