Category Poetry

Sad Snack- AR

By AR I’ve eaten a lot of terrible food in my life.  Brownies particularly seem to have a high incidence of terribleness.  Balancing moisture in a baked good is hard, I understand.  But I’m a sucker for them. An optimist. …

The Door- Jazmine Gee

By Jazmine Gee Today I realised  I have to let you go  And for a moment  My eyes stung from tears  And my heart shrunk    But today I remembered   Who the hell I am    So I watched you walk out the door …

Our Time- Lily Pacey

By Lily Pacey Press your lips upon my cheek  Can you feel the warmth?  My burning blood contains bitter thorns  That pierce my rose petal skin.  Stare into my pale blue eyes  Can you see the ocean?  The waves crash…

Faded- KH

By KH you ask why  but honey  you’re forgetting who  we used to be  in the years gone by  the love  that once was  faded  like the colour  in your eyes  you ask why  but honey  look into my eyes …

Ignorance- Amanda Thomas

By Amanda Thomas sometimes I wish I could unsee  the terrible crimes on our tvs  unread the painful stories, peel  each agony from my skin  like so many   newspaper sheets, switch  the station at on-the-hours,  slip on my rose-tinted glasses.     …