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The Candlemaker – Lois E. Linkens and Eric Syrdal

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Shifting, ragged cloth A funerary shrouded sound Her footfalls bring dust Hard and grey From the cemetery ridge ? Cheeks, streaked in salt A patchwork of wrinkles Her breath in grieving gasp Dry and…

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Originally posted on Whisper and the Roar:
? “Map” by Song Yueran – ? She looked again but she could not find her not on this scraped and scribbled parchment not here among the faint ink lines that denoted…

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Trust not in the etherium not in the seeds of a dream buried beneath rotten earth the creak and wheeze of years gone past the centrifugal force of this world separates the impure casts it to the edges of her … Continue reading

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Indie Blu(e) Publishing Announces the Release of We Will Not Be Silenced

We Will Not Be Silenced: The Lived Experience of Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault Told Powerfully Through Poetry, Prose, Essay, and Art is the brainchild of Kindra M. Austin, Candice Louisa Daquin, Rachel Finch, and Christine E. Ray. The four…

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Ms. Georgia Park We Are With You

Originally posted on Sudden Denouement Literary Collective:
Sudden Denouement is a community of special people. I don’t know if we would have made it without you. Collectively, we are working on how to be of assistance to one who has…

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Tattooed – Eric Syrdal

Originally posted on FREE VERSE REVOLUTION:
I want this… want to spend hours reading the pretty pictures on your skin The stories they tell of the landscape of your heart and the arcane protection they provide your soul teach me…

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Book Review: Eric Syrdal’s Pantheon, by Mariah Voutilainen

Eric Syrdal’s Pantheon takes readers on an epic journey through time, space and emotion By Mariah Voutilainen As a keen reader of sci-fi and fantasy novels, I was very impressed by Eric Syrdal’s Pantheon.  For me, the title alone recalled…

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when I first met her it was on the road to our homeland the sun shone bright and the birds sang praises to the gods she and I shared words of beauty written on the pages with our blood in … Continue reading

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bright angel hear me though i know the world has bent thine shoulder thou art an incandescent flame upon a black world thy spirit passes beyond the gloam that would suffocate my heart yea it is a rising star that … Continue reading

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Christine – an honoring

Originally posted on TheFeatheredSleep:
You don’t know this But if there is a warrior That warrior is you If anyone blazes the way and holds the torch for the light to get through That woman is you Because you feel…

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