Coffee by Tim Heron

Coffee by Tim Heron
Coffee by Tim Heron He rolls off the sofa Stumbles into the kitchen The table's a riot Cigarette butts macerate In yesterday's drinks He stares blankly His stomach empty His skin sweaty In yesterday's clothes…

Spider by John Wright

Spider by John Wright
Photo by Diena Grant-Thomson Spider by John Wright This overcast morning leaf and lawn are drenched in dew-soaked air. My window frames a filigree masterpiece of lilli-pilli pollen buds and scribbling eucalypts. I watch a…

Plans by Jane Hanser

Plans by Jane Hanser
Plans by Jane Hanser He who offered so much life lies resting in the ground Stones and grass and monuments and flowers all around Our breaths are frozen in the cold Our thoughts more frozen…

HAI! by Susan Elliott

HAI! by Susan Elliott
"Lone Doorway" by R Edwards, Click to buy this piece, support our site. HAI!   by: Susan Elliott Evenings here, Konichiwa! The gajin came to town. Itadakimasu opens. Serving ocha all around. Itame holds in…

Hawk by Andrew Demcak

Hawk by Andrew Demcak
Hawk by Andrew Demcak Wings open, wind-carried, an angel's book. Talons ready to change music to that of funeral dirge. Fixer, finder, life-adopter, sailing through cool ether. Mouse, you are not your hallowed body. Spectacular,…

Morning by Tim Heron

Morning by Tim Heron
Morning by Tim Heron Morning. She gets up. The shutters paint Her face a zebra. The curtains whisper: It's a grey day, not a bad day, So she sips her tea with a sigh, A…

addio! by Denis Joe

addio! by Denis Joe
addio! by Denis Joe Farewell: the rain trickles like candlewax when the flame is snuffed out by that last gasp of air and the world is static and hearts cease their music. You were a…