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27 February, 2009 от · No comments

Joy Ladin A variation on “Ein Leben,” by Dan Pagis Photo: amyrod1 I’m standing at the window, a young woman, I can’t remember what age or so my slumping shoulders say


10 February, 2009 от · No comments

Joy Ladin Photo: aussiegall Pirouhettes Between future and past, A spiraling ribbon of red, a girl In ballet class, A dance, a beautiful dance You cannot hope to master.


16 January, 2009 от · 1 comment

Eunice Blavascunas Ph.D. Photo: anyjazz65 This limb The one with digits never used for counting Sees out its elbow Hears with small hairs That come into contact with your sleeve My skin is peopled


24 November, 2008 от · 1 comment

Vanya Nikolaeva Photo: trialsanderrors Today is almost gone. Tomorrow knocks on the solid door And last minutes of the present Meet the impatient future.

A Smile Come Home

25 September, 2008 от · 2 comments

Theo Edmonds Photo: sonietta46 I smiled ages ago. When the wind whipped up through my toes When my fingers bent forward to transform a firefly into a momentary hand lantern And tonight – when I looked at him I smiled like that again.

Today I Burned Your Letters

17 September, 2008 от · 9 comments

Katherine Van Hook Gulley Photo: young_einstein Today I burned your letters, I lit the fireplace with a box of matches I picked up at an old country store, The letters smelled of musk perfume and all encompassing fragrances of time.