Poetry Blogs (Beatnic)
Nicola Beckett on Zee Count’s masquerade ball (37 minutes ago)
julie callaghan on The Crimson Queen! (2 hours ago)
Now Julie says man
If you can't make it all right with someone
You can make it feel all right
And even if their heart breaks
You can get another one
Now Julie's walking a fine fine line
She walks around tries to make everything right
She walks around plays their life
While everything else runs down the drain
Now Julie knows how to make the boys cry
Oh and sometimes sh...
Thursday 2nd November 2017 2:48 pm
Balancing my brains with bourbon in some back-ally Brooklyn bar
nighthawks that had lost hope looking for the diner, perched in a meticulous row like tin ducks on a crooked shooting gallery on Coney Island
The fella to my right was coyly flirting with a glass of miller draft, his hands embraced around but not to tight, so that it didn’t slip through his fingersas the love of a good woman once ...
Wednesday 7th December 2016 12:10 pm
This gushing of love from my eyes
At the dark-haired mug of the stepped-in passenger
Ugly like a dark night with no moon
Dirty with paint and with a grin
Of pain and tiredness and incomprehension.
Love gushes through eyes and pores
Of my skin, leaking out of any orifice
At the reticent hard reality of a train car,
The suited and tied clerk fingering
His phone oblivious o...
Friday 18th November 2016 4:19 pm